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Haldon Rise

A Grade II Listed Building in Wellswood, Torbay

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.4619 / 50°27'42"N

Longitude: -3.5099 / 3°30'35"W

OS Eastings: 292927

OS Northings: 63535

OS Grid: SX929635

Mapcode National: GBR QX.39V3

Mapcode Global: FRA 37JT.Y61

Entry Name: Haldon Rise

Listing Date: 3 May 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1208868

English Heritage Legacy ID: 390623

Location: Torbay, TQ1

County: Torbay

Electoral Ward/Division: Wellswood

Built-Up Area: Torquay

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Torquay St Matthias

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text


TORQUAY

SX9263 HALDON ROAD
885-1/18/100 (South side)
Haldon Rise

GV II

Shown on OS Map as Lavernock.
Large villa. Probably 1870s (not on 1866 OS map), late C20
renovations. Plastered walls; slate roof; stacks with rendered
shafts with moulded cornices.
PLAN: Rectangular double-depth plan with entrance on the west
side and north service wing and stable block.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys. Deep eaves on moulded brackets; stuccoed
quoins; eaves band; platband; windows with moulded architraves
and paired sill blocks. Asymmetrical 3-bay front, the centre
bay projecting with a hipped roof, the right-hand bay blind
with a lateral stack. Round-headed doorway with moulded
architrave and keyblock below floating cornice on consoles.
Panelled door with fanlight with ornamental glazing bars.
Round-headed first floor window above with pilasters, moulded
architrave and keyblock: paired round-headed lights with
roundel in tympanum. Returns of centre bay have blind
round-headed first-floor windows and 4 over 4-pane
ground-floor sashes. 12-pane sashes to left-hand bay.
Two 2-storey canted bays to garden (south) elevation glazed
with 8-pane sashes on the first floor and 4 over one on the
ground floor. Alterations and extensions to rear stable block.
INTERIOR: Not inspected but likely to retain features of
interest.
HISTORY: Called Fairholme on 1906 OS map.
(1st edition 1866 OS: CXV1.10; 3rd edition 1906).


Listing NGR: SX9292763535

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

Description


TORQUAY

SX9263 HALDON ROAD
885-1/18/100 (South side)
Haldon Rise

GV II

Shown on OS Map as Lavernock.
Large villa. Probably 1870s (not on 1866 OS map), late C20
renovations. Plastered walls; slate roof; stacks with rendered
shafts with moulded cornices.
PLAN: Rectangular double-depth plan with entrance on the west
side and north service wing and stable block.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys. Deep eaves on moulded brackets; stuccoed
quoins; eaves band; platband; windows with moulded architraves
and paired sill blocks. Asymmetrical 3-bay front, the centre
bay projecting with a hipped roof, the right-hand bay blind
with a lateral stack. Round-headed doorway with moulded
architrave and keyblock below floating cornice on consoles.
Panelled door with fanlight with ornamental glazing bars.
Round-headed first floor window above with pilasters, moulded
architrave and keyblock: paired round-headed lights with
roundel in tympanum. Returns of centre bay have blind
round-headed first-floor windows and 4 over 4-pane
ground-floor sashes. 12-pane sashes to left-hand bay.
Two 2-storey canted bays to garden (south) elevation glazed
with 8-pane sashes on the first floor and 4 over one on the
ground floor. Alterations and extensions to rear stable block.
INTERIOR: Not inspected but likely to retain features of
interest.
HISTORY: Called Fairholme on 1906 OS map.
(1st edition 1866 OS: CXV1.10; 3rd edition 1906).


Listing NGR: SX9292763535

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