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Rockdale, Yealmpton

Description: Rockdale

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 July 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 100506

OS Grid Reference: SX5821951275
OS Grid Coordinates: 258219, 51275
Latitude/Longitude: 50.3443, -3.9939

Location: Rockdale Road, Yealmpton, Devon PL8 2HW

Locality: Yealmpton
Local Authority: South Hams District Council
County: Devon
Country: England
Postcode: PL8 2HW

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Listing Text

SX 55 SE YEALMPTON TORR
4/228
Rockdale

II


House. Circa 1824. Stuccoed stone. Low pitched slate hipped roof with oversailing
eaves with Paired brackets to soffit. Two storeys. Three bays. Centre pedimented
gable with round-arched recess and pilasters. Pairs of pilasters at either end.
Sash windows with glazing bars in double and recessed openings, centre first floor
with segmental head. Central round-headed doorway with pilasters, cornice and
wreaths in the spandrels, and with side lights. Large semi-circular fanlight with
inset rectangular fanlight with diamond and foiled pane and anthemion motif in the
frieze. Two panel door. Two storeyed canted bay on right hand return.
Good contemporary interior: with vaulted hall, geometrical staircase, moulded
plasterwork and doorcases with Egyptian eared architraves. This house may have been
designed by John Foulston.


Listing NGR: SX5821951275

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Source: English Heritage

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