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Retaining Walls with Railings and Piers to Villa Belvedere

A Grade II Listed Building in Torquay, Torbay

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Latitude: 50.4633 / 50°27'47"N

Longitude: -3.5246 / 3°31'28"W

OS Eastings: 291881

OS Northings: 63713

OS Grid: SX918637

Mapcode National: GBR QX.361G

Mapcode Global: FRA 37HT.YF4

Entry Name: Retaining Walls with Railings and Piers to Villa Belvedere

Listing Date: 10 January 1975

Last Amended: 3 May 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1208135

English Heritage Legacy ID: 390522

Location: Torbay, TQ1

County: Torbay

Electoral Ward/Division: Tormohun

Built-Up Area: Torquay

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Torquay St John

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text


885-1/17/54 (North side)
10/01/75 Retaining walls with railings and
piers to Villa Belvedere
(Formerly Listed as:
Villa Belvedere)


Retaining wall, piers and railings. Wall c1830s; railings and
piers probably c1850s. Local grey limestone rubbe wall;
stuccoed piers with cast-iron railings. Retaining wall to
terrace on which Villa Belvedere is built; fine cast-iron
railings on top with 6 square-section piers with platbands.
Included for group value.

Listing NGR: SX9183163703

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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