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2, Montpellier Terrace

A Grade II Listed Building in Torquay, Torbay

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.463 / 50°27'46"N

Longitude: -3.525 / 3°31'29"W

OS Eastings: 291859

OS Northings: 63686

OS Grid: SX918636

Mapcode National: GBR QV.XCXZ

Mapcode Global: FRA 37HT.Y9D

Entry Name: 2, Montpellier Terrace

Listing Date: 10 January 1975

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1292194

English Heritage Legacy ID: 390721

Location: 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 John

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text


TORQUAY

SX9163 MONTPELLIER TERRACE
885-1/17/185 (North East side)
10/01/75 No.2

GV II

Small house used as office. 1823 (Ellis). Plastered; tarred
slate roof, gabled at right end; stacks with rendered shafts.
PLAN: Symmetrical double-depth plan with central entrance.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys. Symmetrical 3-window range. 3 bays. Left
and right panelled pilasters; moulded eaves cornice with low
parapet; first-floor platband. Ground floor openings
round-headed with pilasters and moulded architraves. Doorway
has vermiculated keystone, panelled reveals, recessed 6-panel
door and a fanlight with delicate timber spider's web glazing.
Left and right windows glazed with 2-pane sashes. 3
first-floor windows with moulded architraves, glazed with
12-pane sashes. Pitched stone paving outside the house
incorporates lozenge patterns. It has been repaired and is
important to the setting of the house.
INTERIOR: Not inspected but may retain features of interest.
(Ellis CA: An Historical Survey of Torquay, 2nd edition:
1930-: P.337).


Listing NGR: SX9186063686

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