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Nos 2 and 4 and Attached Garden Walls to No 2

A Grade II Listed Building in Paignton, Torbay

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Latitude: 50.441 / 50°26'27"N

Longitude: -3.5725 / 3°34'20"W

OS Eastings: 288436

OS Northings: 61312

OS Grid: SX884613

Mapcode National: GBR QS.KRSM

Mapcode Global: FRA 37DW.J23

Entry Name: Nos 2 and 4 and Attached Garden Walls to No 2

Listing Date: 10 January 1975

Last Amended: 25 October 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1195242

English Heritage Legacy ID: 383855

Location: Torbay, TQ3

County: Torbay

Electoral Ward/Division: Clifton-with-Maidenway

Built-Up Area: Paignton

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Paignton Christ Church

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text


1947-1/4/86 (North side)
10/01/75 Nos.2 AND 4
and attached garden walls to No.2
(Formerly Listed as:
Nos.1-4 (Consecutive))


Pair of villas, now divided into flats, including garden walls
to No.2. c1840.
MATERIALS: Rendered; hipped slate roof; stacks with rendered
shafts with platbands.
PLAN: Overall U-plan with 2 wings flanking a central range.
The mirror plan villas are entered towards the centre.
EXTERIOR: 3 storey wings, 2 storeys in the centre. Originally
symmetrical 3:3:3-bay front. Deep eaves; wings have left and
right pilaster strips; platband at 2nd floor sill level. The
centre block is recessed with a shallow pedimented gable.
3-bay Doric arcade across front forming a breccia-paved
verandah with round-headed arches carried on paired columns.
Verandah glazed in late C19, partly with windows partly with
glazed doors with low panels. 2 first-floor 12-pane sashes.
The wings have recessed central 6-panel doors to the ground
floor (No.2 with replaced door). Windows mostly intact 12-pane
C19 sashes with some reglazing in original embrasures:
unfortunate attic dormer to No.4 glazed with plastic window.
No.4 has Venetian shutters with scalloped fascias (one pair of
shutters missing). Rear elevation not seen on survey.
No.2 has tall red breccia rubble garden walls.
INTERIOR: Not inspected but may retain features of interest.
This building is a pair with Nos 12 and 14 (qv).

Listing NGR: SX8843661312

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

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