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No.29 Chester Street (W Side),,,,,clwyd,

A Grade II Listed Building in Rhosddu, Wrexham

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.0478 / 53°2'52"N

Longitude: -2.9921 / 2°59'31"W

OS Eastings: 333591

OS Northings: 350518

OS Grid: SJ335505

Mapcode National: GBR 75.D5NX

Mapcode Global: WH88Z.0NHC

Entry Name: No.29 Chester Street (W Side),,,,,clwyd,

Listing Date: 30 May 1951

Last Amended: 31 January 1994

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 1828

Building Class: Domestic

Location: Last house in a terrace on the west side of the street north of its junction with Lambpit Street.

County: Wrexham

Community: Rhosddu (Rhos-ddu)

Community: Rhosddu

Built-Up Area: Wrexham

Traditional County: Denbighshire

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History

Built as a house c1830, but possibly intended to house office accommodation from the outset, and now used as offices.

Exterior

Flemish bond brickwork with slate roof. 3 storeys, 2 window range with entrance to left. Panelled door with radial fanlight recessed in segmental headed archway with pedimented hood carried on brackets. Tripartite sash window with flanking side lights to lower floor, all with painted stone rusticated voussoir heads.
Similar heads to 12-pane sash windows of first floor, and lower sash windows to attic storey. Plain wood eaves cornice and end wall stacks.

Reasons for Listing

Forms part of a group with Nos 23, 24-25, 26, 27 and 28 Chester Street, the whole representing a surviving C19 street scape now rare in Wrexham.

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