GOSFORTH WOODBURY

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1202962
Date first listed:
03-May-1994
Statutory Address:
GOSFORTH, ACADIA ROAD
Statutory Address:
GOSFORTH, BABBACOMBE ROAD
Statutory Address:
GOSFORTH, LINCOMBE HILL ROAD
Statutory Address:
WOODBURY, ACADIA ROAD
Statutory Address:
WOODBURY, BABBACOMBE ROAD
Statutory Address:
WOODBURY, LINCOMBE HILL ROAD

Map

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WOODBURY
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Location

Statutory Address:
GOSFORTH, ACADIA ROAD
Statutory Address:
GOSFORTH, BABBACOMBE ROAD
Statutory Address:
GOSFORTH, LINCOMBE HILL ROAD
Statutory Address:
WOODBURY, ACADIA ROAD
Statutory Address:
WOODBURY, BABBACOMBE ROAD
Statutory Address:
WOODBURY, LINCOMBE HILL ROAD

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

District:
Torbay (Unitary Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SX 93034 63929

Details

TORQUAY

SX9363 ACADIA ROAD 885-1/19/13 (East side) Woodbury and Gosforth

II

Villa, divided into flats. c1870s. Local grey limestone rubble with slate roof and stuccoed dressings; stacks with rendered panelled shafts and dentil cornices. Italianate style. PLAN: Double-depth main block, facing south with service block at west end. EXTERIOR: 2 storeys. Deep eaves on paired moulded brackets; eaves band; corner pilasters; moulded sill band; moulded string at first floor level. 1:3-window north front, facing onto Babbacombe Road, with the service wing to the left. Windows with stuccoed architraves, moulded to the main block, mostly glazed with 4-pane sashes with horizontal glazing bars. Shallow projecting stack to right of centre with round-headed panels and shaft projecting through eaves. Eared surround to first floor window left in main block; one first floor window converted to door. Right return of main block is gabled to the front on the left with a 2-storey canted bay. Entrance elevation with rectangular and canted bays; gabled over canted bay; round-headed doorway. INTERIOR: Not inspected but may retain features of interest.

Listing NGR: SX9303463929

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
390466
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

End of official listing

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Date: 05 Sep 2007
Reference: IOE01/15954/28
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