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Latitude: 50.4623 / 50°27'44"N
Longitude: -3.5246 / 3°31'28"W
OS Eastings: 291885
OS Northings: 63602
OS Grid: SX918636
Mapcode National: GBR QX.362X
Mapcode Global: FRA 37HT.YGW
Plus Code: 9C2RFF6G+W5
Entry Name: 38, the Terrace
Listing Date: 20 November 1952
Last Amended: 3 May 1994
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1218887
English Heritage Legacy ID: 390833
Location: Torbay, TQ1
Electoral Ward/Division: Tormohun
Built-Up Area: Torquay
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
Church of England Parish: Torquay St John
Church of England Diocese: Exeter
SX9163 THE TERRACE
885-1/17/262 (North side)
(Formerly Listed as:
Nos.38 AND 40)
Shown on OS map as Nos 38 and 40.
Terraced house in use as offices. c1830s. Stuccoed and blocked
out; 2-span hipped slate roof; stacks with rendered shafts.
PLAN: Built into sharply-sloping ground; rectangular
double-depth plan with end stacks.
EXTERIOR: 3 storeys. 5-bay front, originally symmetrical. Left
and right pilasters, rusticated to the ground floor, with sunk
panels to the first floor. Projecting cornice with moulded
modillion brackets and parapet with panelled piers. Central,
deep Tuscan porch with a barrel-vaulted hood with panelled
soffit. Hood originally covered in lead, replaced with roofing
felt. Bead-moulding round outer arch; lozenge frieze along
inner sides of porch. 2-leaf 6-panel front door with timber
fanlight with spider's web glazing bars. Ground-floor windows
12-pane sashes in round-headed recesses except ground-floor
right which was converted to a door at one time. Five 12-pane
first-floor sashes with sliding Venetian shutters and
continuous cast-iron balcony. Five 12-pane second-floor sashes
with moulded architraves and sill blocks. Right return has
round-headed stair window.
INTERIOR: Not inspected but may retain features of interest.
Listing NGR: SX9188563602
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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