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HER Number:MDV23000
Name:21 and 22 Courtenay Park Road, Newton Abbot


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


Grid Reference:SX 865 712
Map Sheet:SX87SE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishNewton Abbot
Ecclesiastical ParishWOLBOROUGH

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX87SE/191
  • 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, 6 (List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest). SDV298253.

Nos 21 and 22 Courtenay Park Road. Mid 19th century pair in Tudor style. Three storeys stuccoed. Slate roof with clustered chimneystacks. Two large curved dutch gables with finials in centre and 2 curved dormers set back. Four casements in all with hood mouldings. Ground floors have square bays and doorcases and conservatories, all with crenellated parapets.

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

English Heritage, 2012, National Heritage List for England, 6 (National Heritage List for England). SDV348729.

21 and 22 Courtenay Park Road. Semi-detached pair of houses. Mid 19th century. Incised stucco to No.21 (left), painted roughcast to No.22 (to the right), slate roof with 4 moulded diagonally-set shafts to stacks to party wall and 3 to gable ends, those to the right are plain rendered. STYLE: Jacobethan. PLAN: Paired L-plans with rear additions. EXTERIOR: 2 storeys with attics; symmetrical 4-window range to the pair, with gabled centre bays making 1:2:1 fenestration. Paired forward central wings have elaborate Dutch gables with tall pyramidal finials and panelled pendants. Similar smaller gables over slightly stepped-forward oriels to the sides have ball finials. 20th century windows to No.22. Blind single-light windows to the Dutch gables, cross windows to the first floor and 3-light transomed windows to the ground floor. Single-storey entrance bays with crenellated parapets to the angles of the projecting central wings. INTERIOR: not inspected. Part of the Courtenay Park development, laid out in 1854. Similar to Nos 19 & 20, here distinguished by the use of Jacobean-style shaped gables. Date listed: 26th March 1975.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV298253List of Blds of Arch or Historic Interest: Department of Environment. 1983. Newton Abbot. Historic Houses Register. A4 Spiral Bound. 6.
SDV348725Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2012. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey. Map (Digital).
SDV348729National Heritage List for England: English Heritage. 2012. National Heritage List for England. Website. 6.

Associated Monuments

MDV22999Related to: 19 and 20 Courtenay Park Road, Newton Abbot. (Building)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Jun 12 2012 12:51PM