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HER Number:MDV98884
Name:16 and 17 Torrington Street


Mirrored pair of mid 19th century houses.


Grid Reference:SS 456 263
Map Sheet:SS42NE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishBideford
Ecclesiastical ParishBIDEFORD

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old Listed Building Ref: 375949

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • HOUSE (XIX - 1840 AD to 1860 AD (Between))

Full description

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

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

16 and 17 Torrington Street.
Mirrored pair of houses. Mid 19th century. Solid rendered fronts with faint traces of masonry markings. Slate roofs. Late 19th century red-brick chimney at right-hand end of ridge; a similar chimney, embedded in the side-wall of number 14 next door on the left, may in fact belong to number 16. Two storeys. Each house has 1 window at the outer end of each storey, with adjacent round-arched doorways in the centre. Doorways have chamfered architraves with keystones; 4-panelled doors. Windows have 2-paned sashes with margin-panes and horns. Bracketed eaves cornice.
Interiors not inspected, but number 16 has a half-glazed inner front door with 2 solid moulded panels at the bottom

Sources / Further Reading

SDV348725Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2012. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey. Map (Digital). [Mapped feature: #110293 ]
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:Sep 11 2012 11:25AM