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Nos 11-24 (Consecutive)

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

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.4839 / 51°29'2"N

Longitude: -3.1737 / 3°10'25"W

OS Eastings: 318594

OS Northings: 176761

OS Grid: ST185767

Mapcode National: GBR KKL.B0

Mapcode Global: VH6F6.YY1T

Entry Name: Nos 11-24 (Consecutive)

Listing Date: 19 May 1975

Last Amended: 30 April 1999

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 13829

Building Class: Commercial

Location: Forming west side of Windsor Place, between Stuttgarter Strasse and Windsor Lane.

County: Cardiff

Community: Castle (Castell)

Community: Castle

Built-Up Area: Cardiff

Traditional County: Glamorgan

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History

Built from circa 1850, design probably by Alexander Roos, architect to Bute Estate.

Exterior

Terrace of 14 three storey houses, now offices. Red brick with painted stucco dressings. End houses project slightly. Modillion cornice and parapet. Second floor windows segmental headed and stuccoed with keystones. Generally 4-pane sash glazing. On first floor stuccoed shouldered window architraves with keystones; generally 4-pane sash glazing. Originally with iron railed balconies to first floor which now remain only in nos 11 and 16. Stucco bnd over ground floor. Ground floor openings off-set from openings above. Wide ground floor windows with quoins and keystones. Round-headed stuccoed doorways with stuccoed keystones, pilasters, spandrels and cornices. Doorways to north except in no 11 which has a doorway to left hand (south). Ground floor of No 24 faced in Portland stone

Reasons for Listing

The houses in Windsor Place are the best preserved mid-C19 houses in Cardiff centre

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