WINDMILL TOWER TO NORTH EAST OF THE SHIRE AT SX 9091 6565

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1207688
Date first listed:
03-May-1994
Statutory Address:
WINDMILL TOWER TO NORTH EAST OF THE SHIRE AT SX 9091 6565, AUDLEY AVENUE

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Location

Statutory Address:
WINDMILL TOWER TO NORTH EAST OF THE SHIRE AT SX 9091 6565, AUDLEY AVENUE

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

District:
Torbay (Unitary Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SX 90910 65650

Details

TORQUAY

SX9065 AUDLEY AVENUE 885-1/10/464 Windmill tower to north-east of The Shire at SX 9091 6565

II

Windmill tower. Probably late C17. Slatestone and sandstone rubble; parapet rebuilt in mid C20 brick. Circular on plan with splayed reveals to north and south; segmental-arched windows, and north-east doorway with voussoirs to arch. One of a group of former windmills describing an arc to the north of Torbay. A lease of 1673 refers to the building of a mill with two stones. (White JT: The History of Torquay: 1878-: P.103).

Listing NGR: SX9091065650

Legacy

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Legacy System number:
390469
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
White, J T, The History of Torquay, (1878), 103

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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Date: 09 Feb 2002
Reference: IOE01/08766/14
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