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A Grade II Listed Building in Wellswood, Torbay

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Latitude: 50.4673 / 50°28'2"N

Longitude: -3.5132 / 3°30'47"W

OS Eastings: 292700

OS Northings: 64143

OS Grid: SX927641

Mapcode National: GBR QX.32XJ

Mapcode Global: FRA 37JT.H3Y

Plus Code: 9C2RFF8P+WP

Entry Name: Lisburne

Listing Date: 10 January 1975

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1292383

English Heritage Legacy ID: 390672

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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885-1/21/139 (North side)
10/01/75 Lisburne


Villa. c1840s with C20 alterations. Plastered; slate roof;
stacks with rendered shafts with platbands and cornices.
PLAN: Double-depth main block, facing south with entrance on
east return, service wing to rear.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys. Asymmetrical 3-window south front with
rusticated quoins, deep boxed eaves; eaves band and platband.
Ground-floor window left 6 over 9-pane sash; centre window
converted to French window; right-hand canted bay glazed with
6 over 9-pane sashes. 3 bays of a trellis verandah survive
with a tent roof now covered with felt. 3 first-floor windows;
outer 12-pane sashes with sill blocks and Venetian shutters;
central sash reduced to 8 panes. The right return has been
altered since 1975. Main block 3-bay, the centre bay broken
forward and gabled with a flat-roofed projecting porch with a
dentil cornice and reduced parapet, now entered on right
return. 12-pane first-floor sash with a pediment on brackets.
Left-hand bay with blind first-floor window and C20
single-storey addition; 12-pane sashes to right-hand bay with
a C20 door inserted. Plainer service wing set back to right.
INTERIOR: Joinery and plaster cornices; original stair

Listing NGR: SX9270064143

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