ST ANTHONY INCLUDING GARDEN WALL AND GATE PIERS

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1206788
Date first listed:
03-May-1994
Statutory Address:
ST ANTHONY INCLUDING GARDEN WALL AND GATE PIERS, HIGHER WOODFIELD ROAD

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Location

Statutory Address:
ST ANTHONY INCLUDING GARDEN WALL AND GATE PIERS, HIGHER WOODFIELD ROAD

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

District:
Torbay (Unitary Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SX 92513 63331

Details

TORQUAY

SX9263 HIGHER WOODFIELD ROAD 885-1/18/123 (West side) St Anthony including garden wall and gate piers

GV II

Shown on 1866 OS Map as Elm Cottage. House, subdivided. c1850s. Plastered walls; gabled slate roof with pierced crested ridge tiles, clustered octagonal chimney shafts with deep cornices and some original tapering octagonal chimney-pots. Domestic Tudor style. PLAN: T-plan with an octagonal porch in the angle between main block and rear wing on the south side. EXTERIOR: 2 storeys, basement and attic 3-window entrance front, gabled end of rear wing projecting to the front to the left. Deep eaves; chamfered frames to windows. Octagonal projecting porch has pyramidal roof with lead rolls, diamond pattern slates and wrought-iron finial. Original plank door with ornamental strap hinges, flanked by tall windows with glazing bars. Ground-floor bay window to left has hipped roof with iron cresting. 3 first-floor windows including a gabled oriel. The right return, facing the road, has a canted bay window with diamond pattern slates and lead rolls to the hipped roof: windows with moulded mullions. INTERIOR: Not inspected but may retain features of interest. SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: Steps down to basement to left of porch retain original iron railings with fleur de lis finials. Octagonal gate piers with pyramidal caps and low garden wall with ramped coping. An unusually small example of a Tudor style villa in one of the better preserved areas of Torquay.

Listing NGR: SX9251363331

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
390650
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: 10 Apr 2002
Reference: IOE01/06362/07
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Dennis Coote. Source Historic England Archive
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