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Latitude: 50.4666 / 50°27'59"N
Longitude: -3.5079 / 3°30'28"W
OS Eastings: 293074
OS Northings: 64056
OS Grid: SX930640
Mapcode National: GBR QX.3491
Mapcode Global: FRA 37JT.K6G
Plus Code: 9C2RFF8R+JR
Entry Name: Garden Balustrade to Nos 1-15 Wellswood Park
Listing Date: 10 January 1975
Last Amended: 3 May 1994
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1219399
English Heritage Legacy ID: 390896
Location: Wellswood, Torbay, TQ1
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
SX9364 WELLSWOOD PARK ROAD
885-1/15/309 (South side)
10/01/75 Garden balustrade to Nos 1-15
(consecutive) Wellswood Park
(Formerly Listed as:
WELLSWOOD PARK ROAD
Balustrade surrounding Wellswood
Balustrade surrounding Nos 1-15 (consecutive) Wellswood Park.
1853, designed by the Harvey brothers. Conglomerate on a
snecked local grey limestone plinth.
PLAN: Balustrade surrounds most of the 3 acre private park
onto which the Wellswood Park terraces face.
Low limestone plinth with a moulded coping supports a
balustrade of interlaced circles with faceted blocks at the
joints. Coped moulded handrail above. Piers at intervals have
a round-headed sunk panel with a faceted block decoration and
moulded oversailing caps with rounded tops. 2 piers retain the
remains of pineapple finials.
Important item in the layout of the Grade II* terrace.
Listing NGR: SX9307464056
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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