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79-87, Winner Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Paignton, Torbay

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Latitude: 50.4348 / 50°26'5"N

Longitude: -3.5719 / 3°34'18"W

OS Eastings: 288462

OS Northings: 60623

OS Grid: SX884606

Mapcode National: GBR QS.L5XV

Mapcode Global: FRA 37DX.47Z

Plus Code: 9C2RCCMH+W6

Entry Name: 79-87, Winner Street

Listing Date: 10 January 1975

Last Amended: 25 October 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1208505

English Heritage Legacy ID: 383901

Location: Torbay, TQ3

County: Torbay

Electoral Ward/Division: Roundham-with-Hyde

Built-Up Area: Paignton

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Paignton St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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1947-1/5/138 (West side)
10/01/75 Nos.79-87 (Odd)
(Formerly Listed as:
Nos.77-81 (Odd))
(Formerly Listed as:
(West side)
Nos.83-87 (Odd))


Shops with accommodation over. 2 building phases: Nos 79-81
and Nos 83-87. c1830s. Rendered with some traces of blocking
out to No.89; turnerised slate roof to Nos 83-87, hipped at
right end; left-end stack with brick shaft; right gable end of
No.87 slate-hung. Stacks with rendered shafts.
PLAN: Nos 83-87 (odd) L-plan with rear service wing at
EXTERIOR: 3 storeys. 2:2-bay front. Ground floor of Nos 79-81
retains the remains of a fine and rare c1830s shopfront: 3
reeded Ionic columns support an entablature with projecting
fascia with moulded cornice. Doorway to passage to the left,
shop doorway in centre flanked by C20 2-pane plate glass shop
windows which cant in towards the centre. First and 2nd-floor
windows with C20 replacement casements. Nos 83-87 (odd) have
C20 shopfronts with a recessed plank door with narrow
overlight to a passage between Nos 83 and 85. 3 first and 2
second-floor windows. Left-hand windows small-pane casements,
2 right-hand bays early C19 sixteen-pane sashes.
INTERIOR: Ground floors modernised, features of interest may
survive elsewhere.
HISTORY: Winner Street was the main medieval thoroughfare in
Paignton, named after the bishops' vineyard.

Listing NGR: SX8846260623

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