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Walls of Paignton Harbour

A Grade II Listed Building in Paignton, Torbay

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Latitude: 50.4322 / 50°25'55"N

Longitude: -3.5555 / 3°33'19"W

OS Eastings: 289616

OS Northings: 60301

OS Grid: SX896603

Mapcode National: GBR QT.SB3H

Mapcode Global: FRA 37FX.BM1

Entry Name: Walls of Paignton Harbour

Listing Date: 13 March 1951

Last Amended: 25 October 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1195085

English Heritage Legacy ID: 383754

Location: Torbay, TQ4

County: Torbay

Electoral Ward/Division: Roundham-with-Hyde

Built-Up Area: Paignton

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Paignton St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text


1947-1/6/1 Walls of Paignton Harbour
(Formerly Listed as:
Harbour Piers)


Harbour walls. 1838. Local red breccia and old red sandstone
brought to course. Walls forming harbour, partly built against
red sandstone cliff-face on the landward site. HISTORY: The
harbour was rebuilt following the Paignton Harbour Act in 1838
and linked to the esplanade in 1938.

Listing NGR: SX8961660301

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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