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HER Number:MDV22994
Name:7 and 8 Courtenay Park Road, Newton Abbot


Pair of semi-detached mid 19th century houses. Part of the Courtenay Park development laid out in 1854.


Grid Reference:SX 865 710
Map Sheet:SX87SE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishNewton Abbot
Ecclesiastical ParishWOLBOROUGH

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX87SE/185
  • Old Listed Building Ref (II)

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • HOUSE (XIX - 1801 AD to 1900 AD (Between))

Full description

Department of Environment, 1983, Newton Abbot, 4 (List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest). SDV298253.

Nos 7 and 8 Courtenay Park Road. Mid 19th century pair. Two storeys stuccoed. Slate roofs. Four sashes in all, flanked by pilasters. The 2 end windows break forward. The ground floor windows have pedimented heads. No 7 has a simple doorcase with fanlight. No 8 has a round- headed doorcase.

Ordnance Survey, 2012, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV348725.

English Heritage, 2012, National Heritage List for England (National Heritage List for England). SDV348729.

7, 8 and 8A Courtenay Park Road. Semi-detached pair of houses, now a residential home and two flats. Mid 19th century. Stucco with hipped slate roofs to stepped-forward outer ranges; No.7 (left) has 20th century coloured roughcast and a 20th century slate roof; rendered stack to the left, moulded stacks to the party wall and right. Double-depth plans with late 19th century rear extensions. EXTERIOR: 2 storeys; each house is 2-window range with hipped projecting end bays making 1:2:1 fenestration. Plinth, plain eaves bands, sill bands and pilasters to quoins. Bracketed sills and horizontal glazing bars to 2/2-pane sash windows flanked by pilasters with moulded caps, under the eaves band to the first floor and under plain pediments to the ground floor. Those to the outer ranges are tripartite. Entrances (possibly altered) to Nos 7 and 8 are in the returns, that to No.8A is a right-of-centre 4-panel half-glazed door with overlight. To the rear of No.7 is a late 19th century cast-iron verandah with barley-sugar-twist columns. Glazing bar sashes to rear. INTERIOR: of No.7 retains a staircase with turned balusters and some 4-panel doors. Part of the Courtenay Park development, laid out in 1854. Date listed: 26th March 1975. Amended: 11th December 1996.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV298253List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest: Department of Environment. 1983. Newton Abbot. Historic Houses Register. A4 Spiral Bound. 4.
SDV348725Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2012. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey. Map (Digital).
SDV348729National Heritage List for England: English Heritage. 2012. National Heritage List for England. Website.

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Jun 12 2012 12:49PM