NUMBERS 27-33 AND ATTACHED PLINTHS AND PIERS

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1257156

Date first listed: 26-Mar-1975

Statutory Address: NUMBERS 27-33 AND ATTACHED PLINTHS AND PIERS, 27-33, DEVON SQUARE

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Location

Statutory Address: NUMBERS 27-33 AND ATTACHED PLINTHS AND PIERS, 27-33, DEVON SQUARE

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 86346 71203

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Details

NEWTON ABBOT

SX8671 DEVON SQUARE 1012-1/9/38 (West side) 26/03/75 Nos.27-33 (Consecutive) and attached plinths and piers

GV II

Terrace of seven double-fronted houses stepped downhill from No.27 to the left. Mid C19. Painted stucco, slate roofs with stacks to the party walls and ends, mostly with dentil cornices. PLAN: double-depth. EXTERIOR: 2 storeys; each house is a 3-bay symmetrical 4-window range. Each house has an eaves band, plain pilasters, a moulded first-floor sill string course with a similar course just below and banded rustication to the ground floor. Central bay projects with a shallow-pitched bracketed gable above the eaves; the pilasters flanking this bay meet as a semicircular arch above paired narrow 2/2-pane sash windows with horizontal glazing bars and moulded imposts and archivolts. A shallow balcony (Nos 27-30 cons. have cast-iron balustrades) below the sill, supported by elaborate consoles, forms a porch over a set-back semicircular-arched door with a fanlight. Nos 27, 28, 30, 31 and 32 have original doors with 2 vertical panels, No.29 has 4-panel door and No.33 has late C19 six-panel door with chamfered arrises. 6/6-pane sash windows to the first floor of outer ranges are flanked by pilasters between the eaves band and the sill string; brackets to the sills connect the two strings and flank panelled aprons. Ground-floor windows are 2/2-pane tripartite sashes with horizontal glazing bars. INTERIOR: not inspected. SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: the terrace is fronted by a plinth to former railings connected to the houses by dividing walls terminating in pyramidal-capped piers. Devon Square was the centre of the development carried out for the Courtenays c1840-60 to the designs of JW Rowell. A remarkably well-preserved terrace.





Listing NGR: SX8634671203

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