CHELSTON COTTAGE AND ATTACHED WALL

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1206817
Date first listed:
20-Nov-1952
Statutory Address:
CHELSTON COTTAGE AND ATTACHED WALL, OLD MILL ROAD

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Location

Statutory Address:
CHELSTON COTTAGE AND ATTACHED WALL, OLD MILL ROAD

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

District:
Torbay (Unitary Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SX 90289 63796

Details

TORQUAY

SX9063 OLD MILL ROAD, Chelston 885-1/17/334 (West side) 20/11/52 Chelston Cottage and attached wall

GV II

House. C18 with an earlier rear wing. Red sandstone rubble with some grey limestone; rear wing rendered; thatched roof, gabled at ends; thatch replaced with corrugated asbestos to rear of ridge; end stacks with rendered shafts PLAN: Rectangular on plan, 2 rooms wide with a central entrance facing the stair. Rear left service wing with end stack. EXTERIOR: 2 storeys and attic; rear wing single-storey and attic Asymmetrical 4-window front with a central Tuscan porch with a pediment; 2-leaf panelled door. 4 first and 3 ground-floor 2- and 3-light timber casements with small panes, probably C20 replacements. The 2 windows in the left-hand bay have no relieving arches and the embrasures probably post-date the others. 3 Gothick gabled attic dormers with crank-headed casement windows. Section of wall to the right contains a segmental-headed archway to the rear service yard. The rear elevation of the main block has a large 18-pane fixed stair window and retains some slate-hanging. The rear kitchen wing, with a projecting end stack, has a 3-window front, the eaves thatch eyebrowed over the first floor windows, which are glazed with small-pane C20 timber casements. INTERIOR: Not inspected but noted as having features of interest.

Listing NGR: SX9028963796

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
390726
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: 04 Sep 2007
Reference: IOE01/15954/15
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