FURZEWELL HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1208821
Date first listed:
10-Jan-1975
Date of most recent amendment:
03-May-1994
Statutory Address:
FURZEWELL HOUSE, FURZEHILL ROAD

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Location

Statutory Address:
FURZEWELL HOUSE, FURZEHILL ROAD

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

District:
Torbay (Unitary Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SX 91396 64715

Details

TORQUAY

SX9164 FURZEHILL ROAD 885-1/14/99 (South side) 10/01/75 Furzewell House (Formerly Listed as: FURZEHILL ROAD Furzewell House and Los Caracas)

II

Principal block of large villa. Late 1840s/early 1850s. Plastered; hipped slate roof; stacks with plastered shafts with panels and cornices. PLAN: Double-depth rectangular plan, entrance on the east side. The service block, now in separate ownership, adjoins to the north and is not listed. EXTERIOR: 2 storeys. Symmetrical 3-bay entrance front with paired eaves and verges brackets. Centre bay broken forward and gabled with a projecting Greek Doric porch with distyle cloumns in antis. Narrow round-headed doorway with a panelled front door with fanlight. 12-pane first-floor centre sash in a segmental-headed recess. Blind recesses to left-hand bay; 12-pane sash to ground floor right, blind recess above. The left (north) return has a glazed verandah on posts; 2 ground-floor French windows and 2 first-floor tripartite small-pane sashes. Canted west end to the return has small-pane sashes. INTERIOR: Not inspected but may retain features of interest.

Listing NGR: SX9139664715

Legacy

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Legacy System number:
390617
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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