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No.6 Wind Street,,,,,west Glamorgan,

A Grade II Listed Building in Castle (Castell), Swansea

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.6197 / 51°37'10"N

Longitude: -3.9406 / 3°56'26"W

OS Eastings: 265751

OS Northings: 192989

OS Grid: SS657929

Mapcode National: GBR WSF.5N

Mapcode Global: VH4K9.NK46

Entry Name: No.6 Wind Street,,,,,west Glamorgan,

Listing Date: 30 March 1987

Last Amended: 30 March 1987

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 11656

Building Class: Domestic

Location: In a mixed group of commercial buildings leading up to the Castle.

County: Swansea

Community: Castle (Castell)

Community: Castle

Locality: Swansea

Built-Up Area: Swansea

Traditional County: Glamorgan

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History

Dated 1897. English Renaissance style.

Exterior

3 storey and attic, 3-bay ashlar front; paired pilasters. Doric: Ionic: Corinthian (ground to top storey). Outer splayed bays through upper storeys, bracket eaves with balustraded parapets, open pediment treatment with urn finial and twin swagged pilasters to attic lunette, outer dormers with segmental heads in steep slate roof, end brick stacks. Stone mullioned and transomed bays, head and date cartouches to 1st floor frieze, triglyph frieze with outer bays and centre balcony cantilevered on brackets over 5-bay ground floor with arched openings. Double outer panelled doors with segmental pediments to fanlights.

Interior

Good cantilevered dog-leg staircase with turned balusters and finials.

Reasons for Listing

Group value.

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