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A Grade II Listed Building in Wellswood, Torbay

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Latitude: 50.4682 / 50°28'5"N

Longitude: -3.5136 / 3°30'49"W

OS Eastings: 292674

OS Northings: 64245

OS Grid: SX926642

Mapcode National: GBR QX.2WC9

Mapcode Global: FRA 37JT.GYW

Plus Code: 9C2RFF9P+7G

Entry Name: Horsford

Listing Date: 10 January 1975

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1280031

English Heritage Legacy ID: 390714

Location: Wellswood, Torbay, TQ1

County: Torbay

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

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885-1/21/182 (South side)
10/01/75 Horsford


Villa. c1850s. Plastered; slate roof; stacks with rendered
shafts with cornices.
PLAN: Double-depth rectangular plan with south-facing garden
elevation and west entrance elevation.
EXTERIOR: 3 storeys. South garden front of 3 wide bays. The
centre breaks forward with triple grouped sash windows in
linked architrave surrounds. Blind boxes to heads and aprons
below sills to string course. On ground floor the windows are
carried down to plinth and have common modillion cornice over
on 4 fluted console brackets with head ornament. The recessed
one-window bays have architrave surrounds to sashes with
Venetian shutters, similar panelled quoins and cornices over
on ground floor. West entrance front has 2 windows and
external chimney. Venetian shutters. Central enclosed porch.
Moulded arch to opening with keystone and string at impost
level. Entablature with bracket cornice and blocking course.
INTERIOR: Described in 1975 DOE List as original, with open
string staircase with slender turned balusters and continuous
mahogany rail.
HISTORY: Shown as the Pines on the 1866 OS map
(1st edition 1866 OS: CXV1.10).

Listing NGR: SX9267464245

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