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Wellswood Manor

A Grade II Listed Building in Torquay, Torbay

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.4668 / 50°28'0"N

Longitude: -3.5143 / 3°30'51"W

OS Eastings: 292626

OS Northings: 64090

OS Grid: SX926640

Mapcode National: GBR QX.32P1

Mapcode Global: FRA 37JT.GQT

Plus Code: 9C2RFF8P+P7

Entry Name: Wellswood Manor

Listing Date: 3 May 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1292388

English Heritage Legacy ID: 390676

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 Matthias

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text


TORQUAY

SX9264SE LOWER WARBERRY ROAD
885-1/21/143 (North side)
Wellswood Manor

GV II

Large villa divided into flats. c1840s. Plastered; slate roof;
stacks with rendered shafts with platbands.
PLAN: South-facing double-depth main block with entrance on
east return and rear service wing.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys. Symmetrical 3-bay south front with the
centre bay slightly recessed between gabled outer bays. Deep
eaves and verges, the verges with paired, moulded brackets.
Rusticated quoins; eaves and verges bands; platband. 3
ground-floor windows with stuccoed sill blocks; centre
first-floor window similarly treated but blind. Stucco wreath
in right-hand gable. To the right, and projecting to the
front, a single-storey block with moulded cornice, parapet and
canted bay windows. Entrance (east) elevation is 3 bays to the
main block, the centre bay broken forward and gabled. Details
similar to south elevation with central projecting porch with
corner pilasters, entablature and parapet. Front door with
plain overlight. Service wing, set back to right, in a similar
style with a gabled wing to the right.
INTERIOR: Not inspected but may contain features of interest.


Listing NGR: SX9262664090

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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