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Joyland House

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

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.4813 / 51°28'52"N

Longitude: -3.1797 / 3°10'46"W

OS Eastings: 318176

OS Northings: 176472

OS Grid: ST181764

Mapcode National: GBR KHL.ZZ

Mapcode Global: VH6FD.T1W9

Entry Name: Joyland House

Listing Date: 24 June 1986

Last Amended: 20 June 2001

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 14092

Building Class: Commercial

Location: Part of a mixed, continuous group facing the outer wall of Cardiff Castle; lower building on left adjoins the Duke Street Arcade.

County: Cardiff

Community: Castle (Castell)

Community: Castle

Built-Up Area: Cardiff

Traditional County: Glamorgan

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Exterior

Three storey and attic early C19 Georgian terraced house with later shop under. Painted render, hipped front roof pitch with twin round headed dormers, gable parapets with brick stack to right. Two window front with checked back angles, simplified eaves cornice and blocking course, moulded cill and cornice band over 1st floor windows with moulded architraves and paterae brackets.
Good 1930s circled, bronze shop-front with traceried fanlights and panelled stall-risers. V-plan twin doorways with fluted surrounds recessed on left, second entry to right, all under overall fascia.
Long 2-storey extension along Crown Court to rear.

Reasons for Listing

A rare survivor from Georgian redevelopment of city, with good inter-war shopfront. Group value with adjacent listed buildings.

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