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Latitude: 50.4679 / 50°28'4"N
Longitude: -3.5195 / 3°31'10"W
OS Eastings: 292258
OS Northings: 64219
OS Grid: SX922642
Mapcode National: GBR QX.2TM4
Mapcode Global: FRA 37JT.DP7
Plus Code: 9C2RFF9J+56
Entry Name: Firsleigh
Listing Date: 3 May 1994
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1208944
English Heritage Legacy ID: 390636
Location: Torbay, TQ1
Electoral Ward/Division: Wellswood
Parish: Non Civil Parish
Built-Up Area: Torquay
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
Church of England Parish: Torquay St Matthias
Church of England Diocese: Exeter
SX9264SW HIGHER WARBERRY ROAD
885-1/20/111 (South side)
Villa. c1870s (not shown on 1866 OS map). Cement-rendered;
slate roof; stacks with rendered shafts with projecting
PLAN: Deep rectangular plan, entrance elevation on east side,
service wing to north.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys. Asymmetrical 2-window east front with a
projecting tower at the left end. Front gabled over porch with
deep verges on paired moulded brackets and left and right
pilasters. Projecting porch with paired pilasters and an
entablature, dentil frieze below cornice and blocking course.
Round-headed pilastered outer doorway with moulded arch and
keyblock; panelled door with fanlight. First-floor window
above porch with a segmental-headed, moulded, eared,
shouldered architrave, glazed with a tripartite sash window
with 2-pane sashes.
Tower to the left has a deep hipped slate roof with sprocketed
eaves, corbelled out on moulded brackets. Round-headed
first-floor windows with sill blocks, moulded architraves and
a continuous hoodmould.
Garden elevation in the same style with 2 deep gables to the
front and triple round-headed first-floor windows with
INTERIOR: Not inspected but said to have a fine C19 interior.
(1st edition 1866 OS: CXV1.10).
Listing NGR: SX9225864219
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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