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Old Landscore

A Grade II Listed Building in Teignmouth, Devon

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Latitude: 50.5565 / 50°33'23"N

Longitude: -3.495 / 3°29'41"W

OS Eastings: 294196

OS Northings: 74036

OS Grid: SX941740

Mapcode National: GBR P2.6X8Z

Mapcode Global: FRA 37KL.J77

Entry Name: Old Landscore

Listing Date: 29 July 1983

Last Amended: 17 July 1996

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1269143

English Heritage Legacy ID: 461067

Location: Teignmouth, Teignbridge, Devon, TQ14

County: Devon

District: Teignbridge

Civil Parish: Teignmouth

Built-Up Area: Teignmouth

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: East Teignmouth

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text


25-1/3/90 Old Landscore
(Formerly Listed as:
Old Landscore)


House. c1812. On the site of an older farmhouse. Painted
roughcast, hipped double-pitched thatch roof with 4 brick
lateral stacks to side walls. Double-depth plan.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys; 2-window range to the west garden front,
one window to the north left entrance return. Late C19 horned
2/2-pane sash windows to the 1st floor, French windows with
margin panes to the ground floor under a late C19 verandah
with timber columns and a corrugated roof which continues
round to the north side. This forms a porch over a c1812
doorcase with reeded pilasters supporting an entablature over
a 6-panel door and overlight of diamond-shaped panes; 6/6-pane
sash window above. 3 similar windows to the rear.
INTERIOR: the staircase between the ranges to the right has
stick balusters, a painted mahogany rail and a turned newel,
and between the 2 ground-floor rooms to the right, is a reeded
architrave with plain blocks to the upper corners and panelled
double doors.
HISTORICAL NOTE: "The History of Old Landscore House" records
transactions of land in 1715 and 1758. The house is reputed to
have been built by Admiral Tobin, son-in-law of Lord Nelson
who is said to have stayed here with Lady Hamilton.

Listing NGR: SX9419674036

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

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