Princess Gardens and Royal Terrace Gardens, Torquay - Torbay (UA)

Important formal Victorian seaside park with later phases and additions. Major development agreed, including a multi-storey, mixed-use building to be attached to the grade II listed Pavilion and the seasonal installation of a Ferris wheel. A condition report and management plan for the gardens was completed in early 2017.

Princess Gardens and Royal Terrace Gardens, Torquay - Torbay (UA)
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Site Details

    Designated Site Name:
    Princess Gardens and Royal Terrace Gardens
    Heritage Category:
    Registered Park and Garden grade II
    List Entry Number:
    1001507
    Local Planning Authority:
    Torbay (UA)
    Site Type:
    Gardens parks and urban spaces > Garden

Location

    Locality:
    Torquay
    Unitary Authority:
    Torbay (UA)
    Parliamentary Constituency:
    Torbay
    Region:
    South West

Assessment Information

    Assessment Type:
    Park and garden
    Condition:
    Generally satisfactory but with significant localised problems
    Vulnerability:
    Medium
    Trend:
    Improving
    Ownership:
    Local authority
    Designation:
    Registered Park and Garden grade II, 4 LBs, 2 CAs