This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.
SX 81 78 BOVEY TRACEY STATION ROAD Dolphin Hotel
Hotel. Circa 1850-60. Stuccoed stone on brick. Slate hipped roof with heavy modullion eaves cornice. Stacks turreted below roof level.
Plan: Double depth plan with 2 large principal front rooms and a central entrance hall with a staircase at the back. The internal arrangement at the back is uncertain
Exterior: 2 storeys. Symmetrical 5-bay front, the left and right are 2 storey canted bays, the centre a narrow gabled projection, the modillion cornice continued into the gable and around the bays. Reusticated quoins at each end and to the corners of the centre projection. Broad band at first floor level with moduled string above through the first floor window cills. All C19 sash windows, mostly wsith 4 panes, narrower 4-pane sashes in the sides of the bay windows and tripartite sashes in moduled architraves in the bays to the left and right of centre; the ground floor windows have bracketted cills. Central doorway with a flat head rounded corners to its moulded architrave, C19 6-panel door and oplen partico with otagonala granite columns supporting an entablature with a moddillion cornice.
Above the partico an ornate cast-iron balcony to the round-headed first floor window in a moduled architrave and with a moduled rounded above.
Listing NGR: SX8130878196
© Mr M J Medley. Source: Historic England Archive
This photograph was taken for the Images of England project
People & Organisations
Photographer: Medley, M J
Rights Holder: Medley, M J
Brick, Slate, Stone, Stucco, Victorian Hostel, Commercial, Domestic, Residential Building
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