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List Entry Summary

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


List entry Number: 1206723



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


District: Torbay

District Type: Unitary Authority


National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 10-Jan-1975

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 390476

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SX9263 BABBACOMBE ROAD 885-1/18/18 (South East side) 10/01/75 Nos.446 AND 448


Villa, now divided into two. c1855-65. Plastered; slate roof; stacks with rendered shafts with cornices. PLAN: Main block approximately rectangular; service wing to the left (now separate property). EXTERIOR: 2 storeys. Asymmetrical 1:1:1-window front. Deep eaves. Each bay slightly set back from left to right, left-hand bay gabled to the front. Each bay with rusticated quoining; moulded platband; moulded string to first floor sill level. Eaves band, the right-hand bay with paired eaves brackets. Round-headed doorway in centre bay with pilasters and blocks around the arch with vermiculated rustication. Ground-floor windows have plain architraves, right-hand with a floating cornice on brackets. First-floor windows left and centre are round-headed with pilasters, moulded architraves and keyblocks. First floor window right has a moulded, shouldered, eared architrave. All windows glazed with 4-pane sashes with horizontal glazing bars. Garden front to the right return has a fine Edwardian conservatory, the end bays octagonal with steep pyramidal glazed roofs. Long range between octagonal bays has round-headed lights with gable in the centre. Service wing at left end has a plainer 3-bay front with a platband and plate glass sashes. INTERIOR: Not inspected but may retain features of interest.

Listing NGR: SX9291463875

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National Grid Reference: SX 92914 63875


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