CAVENDISH HOTEL

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1206734
Date first listed:
29-Oct-1974
Statutory Address:
CAVENDISH HOTEL, BELGRAVE ROAD

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Location

Statutory Address:
CAVENDISH HOTEL, BELGRAVE ROAD

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

District:
Torbay (Unitary Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SX 90930 64119

Details

TORQUAY

SX9064 BELGRAVE ROAD 885-1/13/43 (East side) 29/10/74 Cavendish Hotel

GV II

Large villa, now hotel. c1860s. Plastered; slate roofs; stacks with rendered shafts and bracketed cornices. Italianate style. EXTERIOR: 3 storeys with a 4-storey entrance tower. Deep eaves on moulded brackets or with exposed rafter ends. Windows mostly glazed with 4-pane sashes with horizontal glazing bars. Long asymmetrical front with 3 windows to the ground floor plus the fenestration of a semicircular corner turret at the right end. Entrance tower to right of centre, slightly broken forward with moulded strings and a Roman Doric porch with distyle columns in antis, triglyph frieze and cornice. Tower windows single, paired or triplet round-headed sashes with stuccoed moulded hoodmoulds springing from bosses with a keyblock feature at the apex. 3-stage, semicircular turret to right has a low conical roof and similar windows divided by pilasters with capitals. Gabled 2-storey projection to left of centre has deep eaves brackets and one ground and 2 first-floor windows. 2 triplet round-headed windows to first floor of main range. Second-floor windows, some arranged in pairs, have sill blocks and shaped moulded architraves. Secondary bay window, inserted on ground floor to left of doorway. INTERIOR: Not inspected, but may retain features of interest.

Listing NGR: SX9093064119

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
390506
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: 23 Sep 2002
Reference: IOE01/08766/21
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Robert W Keniston. Source Historic England Archive
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