SX9263 : Higher Lincombe Road, Torquay

taken 9 years ago, near to Torquay, Torbay, Great Britain

Higher Lincombe Road, Torquay
Higher Lincombe Road, Torquay
The seat is at the corner of SX9263 : Side road, Lincombes.

The Lincombe estate was built up in the mid nineteenth century. Cherry and Pevsner point out how "cunningly" the houses are laid out, set close to uppr roads for the service entrance, but approached from lower roads "up long leafy drives which give the illusion of much larger estates". The casual visitor to the older parts of the estate receives the impression of broad roads contouring steep slopes, old walls, mature trees, and occasional glimpses of Victorian villas.
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Date Taken
Friday, 7 March, 2008   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 8 March, 2008
Category
Road > Road   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SX 9289 6345 [10m precision]
WGS84: 50:27.6642N 3:30.6225W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SX 9288 6345
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EAST (about 90 degrees)
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