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Merlewood

A Grade II Listed Building in Torquay, Torbay

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.4598 / 50°27'35"N

Longitude: -3.5183 / 3°31'5"W

OS Eastings: 292322

OS Northings: 63314

OS Grid: SX923633

Mapcode National: GBR QX.3FN8

Mapcode Global: FRA 37JV.14Y

Plus Code: 9C2RFF5J+WM

Entry Name: Merlewood

Listing Date: 10 January 1975

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1210065

English Heritage Legacy ID: 390697

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 MEADFOOT ROAD
885-1/18/164 (South side)
10/01/75 Merlewood

GV II

House, partly in use as restaurant. c1840s. Stuccoed and
blocked out; gabled slate roof; stacks with set-offs, moulded
strings and octagonal shafts with cornices. Tudor Domestic
style.
PLAN: Overall L-plan.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys. Moulded cornice below coped parapet.
Original windows recessed with chamfered architraves, glazed
with small-pane sashes. Asymmetrical 2-window garden front
with a shallow gabled projection to the right with an original
canted bay on the ground floor, with moulded frames, glazed
with 6 over 1-pane sashes and a similar first-floor 2-light
window with a moulded frame, glazed with 4 over 6-pane sashes.
First-floor left is a similar 3-light window. Edwardian
ground-floor bay glazed with high-transomed plate glass
windows. The left return is one window with a shallow
projecting stack to the right. Unsuitable C20 flat-roofed
single-storey addition.
INTERIOR: Not inspected but may retain features of interest.


Listing NGR: SX9232263314

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

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