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159 and 161, Winner Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Paignton, Torbay

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Latitude: 50.4367 / 50°26'12"N

Longitude: -3.5717 / 3°34'18"W

OS Eastings: 288480

OS Northings: 60831

OS Grid: SX884608

Mapcode National: GBR QT.RS0Y

Mapcode Global: FRA 37DW.Y20

Plus Code: 9C2RCCPH+M8

Entry Name: 159 and 161, Winner Street

Listing Date: 10 January 1975

Last Amended: 25 October 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1208561

English Heritage Legacy ID: 383910

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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1947-1/5/148 (West side)
10/01/75 Nos.159 AND 161
(Formerly Listed as:
(West side)
Nos.155-163 (Odd))


House, now in use as shop with accommodation over and house.
Probably C18 or earlier, with c1830s alterations. Stuccoed and
blocked out, said to be timber-framed construction above
first-loor level ; gabled slate roof; right end stack with
stone rubble shaft.
PLAN: L-plan, the main block double-depth with an unheated
rear wing.
EXTERIOR: 3 storeys. Asymmetrical 2-window front. Ground floor
has C20 shopfront to left with plateglass window canted in
towards glazed door with overlight to right. Recessed C20
front door to No.161, 2-pane sash to ground floor right. Two 2
over 2-pane first-floor sashes at slightly different heights;
two 2nd floor 2-light casements.
INTERIOR: Ground floor of No.159 inspected, altered for shop
use. No access to No.161 at time of survey but it is said to
have been used as a commercial bakery at one time with
bakehouse with ovens surviving.
HISTORY: Winner Street was the main medieval thoroughfare in
Paignton, named after the bishops' vineyard.

Listing NGR: SX8848060831

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