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Longcroft

A Grade II Listed Building in Torquay, Torbay

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.4609 / 50°27'39"N

Longitude: -3.5099 / 3°30'35"W

OS Eastings: 292925

OS Northings: 63431

OS Grid: SX929634

Mapcode National: GBR QX.3HTB

Mapcode Global: FRA 37JT.Y6F

Plus Code: 9C2RFF6R+93

Entry Name: Longcroft

Listing Date: 10 January 1975

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1292888

English Heritage Legacy ID: 390632

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

SX9263 HIGHER LINCOMBE ROAD
885-1/18/109 (South side)
10/01/75 Longcroft

GV II

Villa, subdivided. c1850s. Plastered; slate roof; stacks with
rendered shafts with sunk panels.
PLAN: Double-depth main block with entrance on the west side
and service and stable blocks to the north and west.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys. Deep eaves on brackets; eaves band; sill
band and moulded string; rusticated stuccoed quoins.
Asymmetrical 2-window front. Central projecting porch with
distyle Doric columns in antis, deep entablature with cornice
and blocking course. 4-panel projecting lateral stack to right
of porch. Windows with moulded architraves, glazed with
12-pane sashes, ground-floor window left with a floating
cornice on consoles. Previous List description notes garden
(south) elevation with 2 canted bay windows and a pedimented
window to the ground floor. Service wing preserves small-pane
sashes.
INTERIOR: Not inspected but may retain features of interest.


Listing NGR: SX9292563431

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

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