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Springfield Villa

A Grade II Listed Building in Town (Y Dref), Merthyr Tydfil

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.7463 / 51°44'46"N

Longitude: -3.3735 / 3°22'24"W

OS Eastings: 305273

OS Northings: 206186

OS Grid: SO052061

Mapcode National: GBR HP.105D

Mapcode Global: VH6CY.GCYL

Entry Name: Springfield Villa

Listing Date: 13 January 1988

Last Amended: 13 January 1988

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 11430

Building Class: Domestic

Location: Uphill from Rectory and reached by a diagonal roadway from Bryntirion Road near Sandbrook House. Detached in walled garden.

County: Merthyr Tydfil

Community: Town (Y Dref)

Community: Town

Locality: Thomastown

Built-Up Area: Merthyr Tydfil

Traditional County: Glamorgan

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History

Shown on 1850 Tithe Map of Merthyr Tydfil.

Exterior

2-storey, 3-window Regency front now pebbledashed, hipped slate roof with rendered end stacks and broad eaves. Modern small-pane sash windows, louvred shutters to first-floor. Ground-floor bays flank Tuscan porch with modern door in glazed surround. Original small-pane glazing to rear sash windows.

Short sections of original (?) ironwork railings flank entrance gate.

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  • II The Rectory
    Detached T-plan house set on hillside with road curving forward from right above.
  • II Sunny Bank
    High above road behind walled garden.
  • II Bryn Heulog
    High above road behind walled garden.
  • II Merthyr Christian Centre
    On an elevated site against the hillside with gabled front closing the view up Church Street.
  • II Primrose Hill
    Detached house at top end of Church Street where the road turns at right-angles into Bryntirion Road.
  • II Former Unitarian Chapel
    Set in terraced row close to corner with Church Street.
  • II Boer War Memorial & Railings
    Set away from road on a modelled, grassy hillside overlooking the town centre; recreation ground to N.
  • II Newton House
    Pair of terraced houses stepped in slope towards Church Street.

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