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Latitude: 50.4581 / 50°27'29"N
Longitude: -3.511 / 3°30'39"W
OS Eastings: 292840
OS Northings: 63115
OS Grid: SX928631
Mapcode National: GBR QX.3PJH
Mapcode Global: FRA 37JV.B06
Plus Code: 9C2RFF5Q+6J
Entry Name: Lodge at West Entrance to Hesketh Crescent
Listing Date: 10 January 1975
Last Amended: 3 May 1994
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1280027
English Heritage Legacy ID: 390702
Location: 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
SX9263 MEADFOOT SEA ROAD
885-1/18/170 (East side)
10/01/75 Lodge at west entrance to Hesketh
(Formerly Listed as:
MEADFOOT SEA ROAD
Former Lodge at entrance to Hesketh
Lodge to Hesketh Crescent (qv), possibly contemporary with and
by the same architects as Hesketh Crescent, built 1846-48 to
the designs of John Tapley Harvey and William Harvey. Snecked
local grey limestone, partly rendered with painted rusticated
quoins; hipped slate roof; stack with rendered shaft with
PLAN: Rectangular double-depth plan, the main entrance facing
east, towards Hesketh Crescent; rooms heated from axial stack.
Quoining suggests that the Lodge has been extended to the rear
(west). C20 extension on north side.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys; 2-window range. Deep projecting eaves
with eaves band and upward curving brackets. Round-headed
windows with proud stuccoed architraves, arranged in ones,
pairs and triplets and glazed with 2 over 2-pane sashes with
horizontal glazing bars. The windows on the east section,
probably the first phase, have sill blocks. Doorway on east
side with gabled porch hood on shaped brackets.
INTERIOR: Not inspected but may retain features of interest.
Listing NGR: SX9284063115
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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