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Edinburgh Villas

A Grade II Listed Building in Torquay, Torbay

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Latitude: 50.4716 / 50°28'17"N

Longitude: -3.5395 / 3°32'22"W

OS Eastings: 290848

OS Northings: 64666

OS Grid: SX908646

Mapcode National: GBR QV.WN7D

Mapcode Global: FRA 37GT.4XC

Plus Code: 9C2RFFC6+M6

Entry Name: Edinburgh Villas

Listing Date: 10 January 1975

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1293293

English Heritage Legacy ID: 390525

Location: Tormohun, Torbay, TQ1

County: Torbay

Electoral Ward/Division: Tormohun

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Torquay

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Torre All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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885-1/13/55 (North West side)
10/01/75 Nos. 1-4 (consecutive) Edinburgh


Originally a pair of double-fronted houses, now subdivided and
partly in office use. c1830s. Plastered; slate roof, gabled at
ends; stacks with rendered shafts with platbands.
PLAN: Single-depth main range with a central carriageway
through the range and rear service wings at right-angles.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys. 7-window front with dentil eaves cornice,
regular fenestration: doorways in bays 2 and 6. Octagonal
conservatory conceals doorway in bay 2. Bay 6 has narrow
doorway with modern door with overlight. French windows to
ground floor have high transomed French windows with glazing
bars: those to the left have dentil cornices, one to the right
has Venetian shutters. 7 first-floor flush frame sashes,
glazed with 12-pane sashes, 5 right-hand windows with Venetian
shutters. 3 gabled dormers to left.
INTERIOR: Not inspected but may contain features of interest.

Listing NGR: SX9084864666

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