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The Myrtles Including Garden Railings and Gate Piers

A Grade II Listed Building in Torquay, Torbay

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Latitude: 50.4652 / 50°27'54"N

Longitude: -3.5304 / 3°31'49"W

OS Eastings: 291478

OS Northings: 63939

OS Grid: SX914639

Mapcode National: GBR QV.X4K6

Mapcode Global: FRA 37HT.NFN

Plus Code: 9C2RFF89+3R

Entry Name: The Myrtles Including Garden Railings and Gate Piers

Listing Date: 3 May 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1206874

English Heritage Legacy ID: 390888

Location: Tormohun, Torbay, TQ2

County: Torbay

Electoral Ward/Division: Tormohun

Built-Up Area: Torquay

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

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885-1/17/304 (North East side)
The Myrtles including garden
railings and gate piers


House. c1860s. Stuccoed and blocked out; slate roof, gabled at
ends; left end and rear right stack with rendered shafts and
PLAN: Double-depth plan, 2-rooms-wide with a central entrance.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys. Symmetrical 3-bay front; deep eaves;
centre bay recessed. Round-headed doorway with 4-panel front
door and fanlight with spider's web glazing bars; 12-pane
sashes, 2 to the ground floor, 3 to the first floor. Right end
has cusped, pierced bargeboards, one first-floor 12-pane
window; French windows with glazing bars and overlight.
Flat-roofed projection at left end.
INTERIOR: Not inspected but likely to be of interest.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: Garden to right of front enclosed by
cast-iron railings with bold spear finials and square section
gate pier with low pyramidal caps.

Listing NGR: SX9147863939

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