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26, Park Hill Road

A Grade II Listed Building in Torquay, Torbay

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.4603 / 50°27'37"N

Longitude: -3.5224 / 3°31'20"W

OS Eastings: 292034

OS Northings: 63384

OS Grid: SX920633

Mapcode National: GBR QX.3DLZ

Mapcode Global: FRA 37HV.5JR

Entry Name: 26, Park Hill Road

Listing Date: 3 May 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1218110

English Heritage Legacy ID: 390744

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 PARK HILL ROAD
885-1/18/206 (South East side)
No.26

GV II

House, in use as meeting rooms for a society. c1860s.
Plastered; slate roof; stacks with stuccoed shafts with sunk
panels, moulded cornices and some old pots.
PLAN: On a corner site, wedge-shaped on plan with a rounded
end. Central doorway on Parkhill Road side.
EXTERIOR: 3 storeys and basement on Parkhill Road side, 3
storeys to Meadfoot Lane. 3-bay elevation to Parkhill Road.
Deep boxed eaves; moulded eaves band; rusticated quoins; first
floor platband. Original segmental-headed doorway with a
moulded, eared, shouldered architrave. Recessed original
6-panel door, upper panels round-headed; Greek key moulding
below fanlight. Left and right ground-floor windows,
segmental-headed with moulded eaved shouldered architraves and
glazed with high-transomed timber casements. 3 first-floor
tall high-transomed French windows onto C20 balconies.
First-floor windows are casements with glazing bars with
segmental-headed moulded architraves. Platband and eaves band
extend round other elevations. Rounded corner bay to the
right; ground and first-floor window with plain embrasures,
second floor window with moulded architrave.
2-bay elevation in Meadfoot Lane. Shallow projecting stack to
left, shaft projecting through roof. Recessed 4-panel door to
left with basement window to right. 2 first-floor windows with
moulded architraves, glazed with timber casements; 2
second-floor segmental-headed windows matching those on the
other elevations.
INTERIOR: Not inspected but may retain features of interest.
Included for group value.


Listing NGR: SX9203463384

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