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Latitude: 51.6189 / 51°37'7"N
Longitude: -3.9421 / 3°56'31"W
OS Eastings: 265642
OS Northings: 192901
OS Grid: SS656929
Mapcode National: GBR WS6.7G
Mapcode Global: VH4K9.MKBV
Entry Name: Swansea County Court & Offices
Listing Date: 30 March 1987
Last Amended: 30 March 1987
Source ID: 11633
Building Class: Civil
Location: On corner with Princess Way, immediately S of St Mary’s Churchyard.
Community: Castle (Castell)
Built-Up Area: Swansea
Traditional County: Glamorgan
Dated 1908. Queen Anne Revival.
2 storey and attics, red brick with Bath stone dressings including banding. Slate roof with ridge stack to right and front stack on splayed angle to left; moulded corbel with elaborate cartouche, diagonal pilasters, volute supports and moulded cornice.
Attic storey behind parapet with stone window frames, 5-bay N front with stone cornice to parapet, bowed centre bay with 3-light mullioned upper window under cornice, small pane glazing, carved Royal arms "ERVII" in ashlar field over arched hood to bowed entrance. Foliage corbels, egg-and-dart cornice, convex architrave, double recessed doors under inscribed tympanum. Side bays with cross windows to upper floor, 3-light ground-floor windows, all with cornices, impost bands and moulded cills.
3 storey, 2 window elevation to Princess Way with parapeted gable and segmental pediment to capping, smaller corbelled chimney stack to left with carved angel supporter. 2 and 3-light windows as before, horizontal linkage on top floor. Plainer extension to left with doorway up steps.
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