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No 1 with railings and gate

A Grade II Listed Building in Carmarthen, Carmarthenshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8561 / 51°51'21"N

Longitude: -4.3195 / 4°19'10"W

OS Eastings: 240353

OS Northings: 220042

OS Grid: SN403200

Mapcode National: GBR DF.TC6W

Mapcode Global: VH3LH.2LSZ

Plus Code: 9C3QVM4J+C5

Entry Name: No 1 with railings and gate

Listing Date: 19 May 1981

Last Amended: 28 November 2003

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 9519

Building Class: Domestic

Location: Situated some 40m from junction with Picton Place.

County: Carmarthenshire

Community: Carmarthen (Caerfyrddin)

Community: Carmarthen

Built-Up Area: Carmarthen

Traditional County: Carmarthenshire

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History

Detached house, early C19, Picton Place is marked on 1834 map as Bailey Street, with only 2 houses on E side, more marked on 1837 tithe map, charting the development of this area from C1830. Scrolled iron railings are similar to those on Picton Terrace nearby.

Exterior

House, painted stucco with close eaved roof and N end stack, S stack removed. Two storeys, 3-window range of horned plate glass sashes with C20 door and plain fanlight. Plain raised surrounds to openings, keystone to door, and raised plinth, angle strips, first floor sill band and eaves band. Rear has painted render and C20 replacement windows. Half-glazed rear door with 2 arched glazed panels. Added NE rear wing.
Front garden wall and railings: low plinth wall of grey limestone, railings with wrought iron spiked and scrolled finials rising alternatively to above top and middle rails, and standards with urn finials. Gate of similar design to railings.

Interior

Stair with stick balusters and rounded rail. Doors and fireplaces replaced.

Reasons for Listing

Included as late Georgian style house with fine iron railings, part of the development of this area as a residential suburbs in the late Georgian/early Victorian period.

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