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Polsham Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Paignton, Torbay

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Latitude: 50.4403 / 50°26'25"N

Longitude: -3.5642 / 3°33'51"W

OS Eastings: 289021

OS Northings: 61220

OS Grid: SX890612

Mapcode National: GBR QT.RMX5

Mapcode Global: FRA 37FW.M7W

Plus Code: 9C2RCCRP+48

Entry Name: Polsham Cottage

Listing Date: 10 January 1975

Last Amended: 25 October 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1298232

English Heritage Legacy ID: 383825

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 Christ Church

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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1947-1/4/53 (South side)
10/01/75 No.27
Polsham Cottage
(Formerly Listed as:
(South side)
Nos.23-27 (Odd))


House. Late C18/early C19. Roughcast; slate roof; end stacks
with rendered and brick shafts. Single-depth main block,
2-rooms-wide with a central entrance. 2 storeys. Symmetrical
3-bay front. Deep boxed eaves. Simple open porch with
square-section timber posts with entablature and flat roof.
Reeded doorcase with carved roundels in the upper corners and
panelled reveals; recessed 6-panel door, the upper panels
glazed. Ground floor windows glazed with late C18/early C19
sixteen-pane sashes with margin panes; first-floor windows
with later 4-pane horned sashes. Venetian shutters to all
windows. INTERIOR: Not inspected but may retain features of
interest. Group value with Nos 23 and 25 which are
contemporary with similar glazing.

Listing NGR: SX8902161220

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