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Nos 14-32 Including Front Garden Walls and Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Brixham, Torbay

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.4007 / 50°24'2"N

Longitude: -3.4985 / 3°29'54"W

OS Eastings: 293598

OS Northings: 56718

OS Grid: SX935567

Mapcode National: GBR QY.F6Q3

Mapcode Global: FRA 37KZ.NW5

Entry Name: Nos 14-32 Including Front Garden Walls and Railings

Listing Date: 7 November 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1298256

English Heritage Legacy ID: 383531

Location: Brixham, Torbay, TQ5

County: Torbay

Civil Parish: Brixham

Built-Up Area: Brixham

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Brixham All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text


BRIXHAM

SX95NW BERRY HEAD ROAD, Berry Head
1946-1/2/19 (North side)
07/11/86 Nos.14-32 (Even)
including front garden walls and
railings

GV II

5 linked pairs of semi-detached cottages, originally built for
coastguards. c1889. Squared rough-faced Devonian limestone
rubble. Slated roofs. Stone chimney on each end wall; masonry
as in house walls, but with entablatures of dressed limestone.
Cottages seem to be 1 room wide and 2 rooms deep with a shared
entrance-porch in the centre of each pair. Low,
single-storeyed outbuildings with flat roofs link each pair to
the next, and to the Coastguard Station at No.12 (qv). No.26
has been extended to the left in late C20. Houses are
2-storeyed. Each pair 4 windows wide, except that Nos 26 & 28
are now 6 windows wide. Gabled entrance-porches with chamfered
copings and kneelers; quatrefoil panel in gable with a small
triple-arched panel in the apex. Plank doors; with
wreath-knockers at Nos 18, 26, 28 & 30. Flat-headed windows
with dressed stone surrounds. 6-paned sashes at Nos 14 & 16,
22 (upper sashes only), 26 (ground storey only), and 28-32.
Other houses have plain sashes, except that No.24 has
aluminium-framed casement and No.26 wood-framed ones in upper
storey. Porches have small windows with 4-paned wood
casements, except at Nos 20 & 24. Subsidiary features: in
front of the whole range of houses is a low stone wall having
a chamfered limestone coping and an iron railing with simple
pointed uprights. Nos 14-20 & 24 have gates to match.


Listing NGR: SX9359856718

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

Description


BRIXHAM

SX95NW BERRY HEAD ROAD, Berry Head
1946-1/2/19 (North side)
07/11/86 Nos.14-32 (Even)
including front garden walls and
railings

GV II

5 linked pairs of semi-detached cottages, originally built for
coastguards. c1889. Squared rough-faced Devonian limestone
rubble. Slated roofs. Stone chimney on each end wall; masonry
as in house walls, but with entablatures of dressed limestone.
Cottages seem to be 1 room wide and 2 rooms deep with a shared
entrance-porch in the centre of each pair. Low,
single-storeyed outbuildings with flat roofs link each pair to
the next, and to the Coastguard Station at No.12 (qv). No.26
has been extended to the left in late C20. Houses are
2-storeyed. Each pair 4 windows wide, except that Nos 26 & 28
are now 6 windows wide. Gabled entrance-porches with chamfered
copings and kneelers; quatrefoil panel in gable with a small
triple-arched panel in the apex. Plank doors; with
wreath-knockers at Nos 18, 26, 28 & 30. Flat-headed windows
with dressed stone surrounds. 6-paned sashes at Nos 14 & 16,
22 (upper sashes only), 26 (ground storey only), and 28-32.
Other houses have plain sashes, except that No.24 has
aluminium-framed casement and No.26 wood-framed ones in upper
storey. Porches have small windows with 4-paned wood
casements, except at Nos 20 & 24. Subsidiary features: in
front of the whole range of houses is a low stone wall having
a chamfered limestone coping and an iron railing with simple
pointed uprights. Nos 14-20 & 24 have gates to match.


Listing NGR: SX9359856718

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