PARK CRESCENT

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1206742
Date first listed:
23-May-1974
Statutory Address:
PARK CRESCENT, 2-8, CAMBRIDGE ROAD

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Location

Statutory Address:
PARK CRESCENT, 2-8, CAMBRIDGE ROAD

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

District:
Torbay (Unitary Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SX 91739 66307

Details

TORQUAY

SX9166 CAMBRIDGE ROAD, St Marychurch 885-1/8/439 (Even) 23/05/74 Nos. 2-8 (even) Park Crescent

II

Terrace of 4 houses. c1840s. Plastered; slate roofs; stacks with grouped, diagonally-set shafts with chamfered cornices. Picturesque Tudor style. PLAN: Concave crescent with gardens in front. EXTERIOR: 2 storeys. Symmetrical 13-window front with deep eaves with cusped bargeboards and 9 gables to the front. Chamfered window frames. Central Tudor-arched doorway with moulded spandrels and hoodmould, blocked and converted to window. Flanking windows and 3 first-floor windows in centre have hoodmoulds. Canted ground-floor porches in bays 4 and 8 with Tudor-arched lights and hipped roofs. Windows have tall iron casements, some with lozenge panes, some replaced. Left return has a central gable and is 3 storeys, in a similar style but glazed with 12- and 16-pane sashes. INTERIOR: Not inspected but may contain features of interest.

Listing NGR: SX9173966307

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
390528
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.

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