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Belgrave House

A Grade II Listed Building in Paignton, Torbay

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.4335 / 50°26'0"N

Longitude: -3.5718 / 3°34'18"W

OS Eastings: 288467

OS Northings: 60479

OS Grid: SX884604

Mapcode National: GBR QS.L5ZD

Mapcode Global: FRA 37DX.49N

Plus Code: 9C2RCCMH+C7

Entry Name: Belgrave House

Listing Date: 10 January 1975

Last Amended: 25 October 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1293144

English Heritage Legacy ID: 383895

Location: Torbay, TQ3

County: Torbay

Electoral Ward/Division: Roundham-with-Hyde

Built-Up Area: Paignton

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Paignton St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Description


PAIGNTON

SX8860 WINNER STREET
1947-1/5/123 (East side)
10/01/75 No.2
Belgrave House
(Formerly Listed as:
TOTNES ROAD
Belgrave House)

GV II

House, in use as language school. c1850. Rendered; slate roof,
hipped at ends; stacks with rendered shafts.
PLAN: Sited on the end of Winner Street, facing up the Totnes
Road. Double-depth rectanglar plan, 2-rooms-wide. No.4 Winner
Street (qv) and Nos 38-42 (even) Totnes Road (qv) may
originally have been part of the building.
EXTERIOR: 3 storeys. Symmetrical 3-bay front, the centre bay
slightly broken forward. Deep eaves on paired moulded
brackets. Left and right pilaster strips, eaves band;
platbands at first and 2nd-floor sill level. Projecting
central porch with stout, square-section piers with plinths;
plain sunk panels and moulded capitals supporting probably C20
parapet. Left and right returns of porch have segmental-headed
arches. Steps up to 6-panel C19 front door with plain
overlight and glazed panels to left and right. Ground floor
and outer first-floor windows glazed with 2 over 2-pane sashes
with horizontal glazing bars. Centre first floor French window
with glazing bars in recessed rendered frame. Second floor
window right probably original 3 over 6-pane sash, left-hand
window with original embrasure reglazed as casement. Pair of
small round-headed windows one over 2-pane sash windows in the
centre.
INTERIOR: Not inspected but may retain features of interest.
HISTORY: Winner Street was the principal medieval throughfare
in Paignton, named after the bishops' vineyard.


Listing NGR: SX8846760479

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