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Latitude: 50.5002 / 50°30'0"N
Longitude: -3.5263 / 3°31'34"W
OS Eastings: 291846
OS Northings: 67824
OS Grid: SX918678
Mapcode National: GBR QV.TZJ8
Mapcode Global: FRA 37HQ.XPG
Entry Name: Balustrade to South Terrace of Brunel Manor
Listing Date: 8 June 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1280009
English Heritage Legacy ID: 390816
Location: Torbay, TQ2
Electoral Ward/Division: St Marychurch
Built-Up Area: Torquay
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
Church of England Parish: St Marychurch St Mary the Virgin
Church of England Diocese: Exeter
SX9167 TEIGNMOUTH ROAD, Watcombe
885-1/5/460 (West side)
08/06/88 Balustrade to south terrace of
Garden retaining walls with decorative balustrade. c1870.
Stone, some artificial stone replacement. Coursed stone
retaining wall carrying dressed limestone balustrade.
Balustrade carried on square piers, 16 in all; central
half-circle flanked by straight runs and terminating in
quadrants, the whole running the full width of the frontage to
the garden side of Brunel manor (qv) and joining the south
edge of the flat terrace before the house. The square piers
have shallow pointed quatrefoil panels; balsuters are
classical circular in form and the whole has a continuous
weathered coping. HISTORY: The gardens were laid out by
Nesfield. The whole is an important adjunct to Brunel Manor.
Listing NGR: SX9184667824
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