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Latitude: 51.4835 / 51°29'0"N
Longitude: -3.1747 / 3°10'28"W
OS Eastings: 318528
OS Northings: 176716
OS Grid: ST185767
Mapcode National: GBR KKL.35
Mapcode Global: VH6F6.XZJ3
Entry Name: ,7&8,Park Place,,,SOUTH GLAMORGAN,
Listing Date: 3 September 1984
Last Amended: 30 April 1999
Source ID: 14103
Building Class: Domestic
Location: Opposite Greyfriars' Road.
Community: Castle (Castell)
Built-Up Area: Cardiff
Traditional County: Glamorgan
Circa 1876, by W D Blessley, architect. Restored 1987-89 by Wigley Fox Partnership.
Large Gothic semi-detached pair of houses, now modernised as offices. Three storeys, and basement. Snecked Pennant rubble with freestone dressings and weathered stringcourses. Hipped slate roofs, half hipped over pointed tripartite windows in central bays, gable heads to outer bays. Solid eaves band crossing top storey window heads with oculi over. Central chimney with polygonal stacks. Sash glazing set in mullioned windows. Four windows wide; paired splayed bays to centre stop at first floor. Broad band course between ground and first floor. Ground floor has shouldered-arched windows. Gothic-arched entrances in outer ground floor bays up parapetted stairs; flanking shafts with carved capitals.
End elevations have projecting cut down chimney stacks.
Part of a group of well-preserved High Victorian middle-class houses in city centre.
Group value with adjacent listed buildings.
Other nearby listed buildings