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A T Mays Travel Agent

A Grade II Listed Building in Aberystwyth, Ceredigion

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.4147 / 52°24'52"N

Longitude: -4.0855 / 4°5'7"W

OS Eastings: 258253

OS Northings: 281677

OS Grid: SN582816

Mapcode National: GBR 8R.NYJP

Mapcode Global: VH4FC.4KHR

Plus Code: 9C4QCW77+VQ

Entry Name: A T Mays Travel Agent

Listing Date: 24 November 1987

Last Amended: 24 November 1987

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 10306

Building Class: Commercial

Location: Short terrace between Howells, on the corner of Great Darkgate Street, and the Talbot Hotel.

County: Ceredigion

Community: Aberystwyth

Community: Aberystwyth

Built-Up Area: Aberystwyth

Traditional County: Cardiganshire

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History

No 6 is also the Masonic Hall and No 8 was formerly a tavern. Completed by 1832 when the street was opened.

Exterior

Later Georgian, with Victoria alterations to No 6, 3-storey, 2-window scribed stucco and render fronts with moulded rusticated quoins to No 6. Slate roofs, bracket eaves and brick chimney stacks. Small-pane sash windows to Nos 4 and 8, with architraves to No 4. Ornate architraves with keystones and bracketed cills to No 6 with horned sash windows without glazing bars; central panel reads "Masonic Hall" with square and compass. Victorian shop fronts to Nos 4 and 6; plain pilasters to No 4 flank shop window with keeled colonnetes and splayed entrance with half glazed door, modern door to right; unusual bracketed end pieces to No 6 over faceted pilasters, modern fascia, 6-panel door and 4-right shop window with large Gothic colonnetes. Modern shop front to No 8.

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