CLIFF COTTAGE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1208148
Date first listed:
13-Mar-1951
Date of most recent amendment:
25-Oct-1993
Statutory Address:
CLIFF COTTAGE, ROUNDHAM ROAD

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Location

Statutory Address:
CLIFF COTTAGE, ROUNDHAM ROAD

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

District:
Torbay (Unitary Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SX 89240 59032

Details

PAIGNTON

SX8960 ROUNDHAM ROAD 1947-1/6/79 (North side) 13/03/51 Cliff Cottage (Formerly Listed as: ROUNDHAM ROAD Old World Cottage, Holcombe Cottage, Cliff Cottage)

GV II

Small house. Probably late C18. Plastered mass wall; thatched roof with plain ridge, hipped at ends, right-end stack with rendered shaft, rear left corner stack. PLAN: L-plan, built adjacent to and above the harbour and facing away from it. Main range single-depth, 2 rooms wide with a central entrance, rear right unheated wing at right-angles. EXTERIOR: 2 storeys. 2-window front with c1930s enclosed porch with hipped tiled roof and half-glazed front door. 2-light small-pane timber casements. INTERIOR: Not inspected but may retain features of interest, including an original roof. HISTORY: Patterson identifies this cottage as the coastguard's cottage noted in 1830 by Octavious Blewitt in his 'Panorama of Torquay' (1831). Paintings and an 1890 photograph of Cliff Cottage (Tully) show a single-storey outbuilding attached at the left end. (Painting at the Paignton Club: 1890-1920; Tully P: Peter Tully's Pictures of Paignton: 1988-: 37).

Listing NGR: SX8924059032

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
383850
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Blewitt, O, Panorama of Torquay, (1831)
Tully, P, Peter Tullys Pictures of Paignton, (1988), 37

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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