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Balustrade to South Terrace of Brunel Manor

A Grade II Listed Building in St Marychurch, Torbay

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Coordinates

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

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1280009

English Heritage Legacy ID: 390816

Location: Torbay, TQ2

County: Torbay

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

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Listing Text


TORQUAY

SX9167 TEIGNMOUTH ROAD, Watcombe
885-1/5/460 (West side)
08/06/88 Balustrade to south terrace of
Brunel Manor

GV II

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

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

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