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Burton Villa

A Grade II Listed Building in Brixham, Torbay

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Latitude: 50.3898 / 50°23'23"N

Longitude: -3.5183 / 3°31'5"W

OS Eastings: 292164

OS Northings: 55531

OS Grid: SX921555

Mapcode National: GBR QX.7TY5

Mapcode Global: FRA 38J0.M4F

Entry Name: Burton Villa

Listing Date: 10 January 1975

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1195178

English Heritage Legacy ID: 383563

Location: Brixham, Torbay, TQ5

County: Torbay

Civil Parish: Brixham

Built-Up Area: Brixham

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Brixham All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text


SX9255 BURTON STREET, Higher Brixham
1946-1/7/78 (North West side)
10/01/75 Burton Villa


Large detached house. Early C19. Solid rendered walls. Hipped
slated roof. Rendered chimney on right side wall.
Double-fronted and probably double-depth plan. 2 storeys with
later garret. 3-window front in Picturesque Gothic style.
Centre doorway with half-glazed, leaded double-doors. Windows
with incurving, pointed arches. Patterned glazing with
margin-panes. Deep, flat eaves-cornice. Large late C20 dormer.
Across front of ground storey a long verandah with ogee-leaded
roof; slender iron columns, each end with arches of patterned
ironwork. Right side and rear walls (visible from Burton Villa
Close) have plain early C19 detail. Side-wall has a short
round-arched upper-storey window with small-paned glazing;
ground-storey window with 6 over 6 panes. Rear wall has 4
sash-windows, all 6-paned: 1 in ground storey, 3 above. Also 3
hipped dormers with slate-hung sides and barred sashes: 4 over
8 panes. Of a type associated with the Gillard family in
Brixham; Mr Gillard built the villas for himself and daughters
viz: Eveleigh House, Doctors Road, and Norton House and
Aylmer, Milton Street (qv).

Listing NGR: SX9216455531

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