NUMBERS 1 AND 3 AND ATTACHED FORECOURT RAILINGS

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1256948
Date first listed:
16-Jul-1949
Statutory Address:
NUMBERS 1 AND 3 AND ATTACHED FORECOURT RAILINGS, 1 AND 3, HIGHWEEK ROAD

Map

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Location

Statutory Address:
NUMBERS 1 AND 3 AND ATTACHED FORECOURT RAILINGS, 1 AND 3, HIGHWEEK ROAD

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

County:
Devon
District:
Teignbridge (District Authority)
Parish:
Newton Abbot
National Grid Reference:
SX 85618 71428

Details

NEWTON ABBOT

SX8571SE HIGHWEEK ROAD 1012-1/13/78 (West side) 16/07/49 Nos.1 AND 3 and attached forecourt railings

GV II

Pair of semi-detached houses. Early C19. MATERIALS: limestone rubble, Plymouth stone and freestone dressings; continuous slate roof with stacks to the front slopes of the gable ends, that to the left is rendered and truncated, that to the right is brick. PLAN: double-depth. EXTERIOR: 3 storeys including an attic floor in the parapet; symmetrical 3-window range. Continuous cornice and moulded coping to the parapet, low plinth and rendered pilasters. 3/3-pane sash windows to the second floor, 6/6-panes to the rest and those to the sides have margin panes. The central bay is stepped forward and the first-floor central window has small doors below allowing access, when the sash is up, to a reed-edged balcony on brackets which forms a porch. The balcony has fine cast-iron trellis railings. The 6-panel paired central doors each have a pointed-arch overlight with Gothic glazing bars under a shared semi-elliptical arch. The returns are rendered with C20 windows to the left, the upper part of the right return is slate-hung. INTERIOR: not inspected. SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: a Devon limestone plinth, now flush with the pavement, encloses former forecourts, that to No.3 to the right retains spearhead railings with urn finials. A distinguished semi-detached pair, with an unusually unified facade and shared entrance.





Listing NGR: SX8561871428

Legacy

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Legacy System number:
464371
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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