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Latitude: 50.4613 / 50°27'40"N
Longitude: -3.5216 / 3°31'17"W
OS Eastings: 292094
OS Northings: 63490
OS Grid: SX920634
Mapcode National: GBR QX.36V9
Mapcode Global: FRA 37HT.ZVX
Plus Code: 9C2RFF6H+G9
Entry Name: No 1 and Attached Front Railings
Listing Date: 10 January 1975
Last Amended: 3 May 1994
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1280036
English Heritage Legacy ID: 390741
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 PARK HILL ROAD
885-1/18/203 (North West side)
and attached front railings
(Formerly Listed as:
(North West side)
House and shop at end of terrace, house now used as offices.
c1850s house. Shop probably added 1864 when Torwood Street was
widened (Ellis, p.339), and the end house of the terrace
demolished; C20 rear additions. Plastered; slate roof,
half-hipped at right (north) end; stacks with rendered shafts
and projecting cornices, front lateral stack with scrolled
PLAN: End house in a terrace of 8 with a slightly bowed front.
House double-depth, entered from Parkhill Road. Shop is a
canted block added to the right (north) end, facing onto
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys and attic 3-bay east front to Parkhill
Road. Deep eaves on paired moulded brackets. Bays divided by
pilaster strips; first-floor sill band; eaves band. 6-panel
front door to left with deep overlight. First-floor windows
left and centre reglazed in original embrasures; blind window
to right. 2 reglazed ground-floor windows partly concealed by
single-storey C20 flat roofed addition abutting front.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: railings to small area in front and
bounding path with pronounced ogee finials.
INTERIOR: Not inspected but may retain features of interest.
(Ellis CA: An Historical Survey of Torquay, 2nd edition:
Listing NGR: SX9209463490
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