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No 12, Paradise Street (N Side),,,,,clwyd,

A Grade II Listed Building in Rhyl, Denbighshire

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Latitude: 53.3209 / 53°19'15"N

Longitude: -3.4877 / 3°29'15"W

OS Eastings: 300997

OS Northings: 381474

OS Grid: SJ009814

Mapcode National: GBR 4Z21.Q8

Mapcode Global: WH653.DSDH

Plus Code: 9C5R8GC6+9W

Entry Name: No 12, Paradise Street (N Side),,,,,clwyd,

Listing Date: 14 February 1994

Last Amended: 14 February 1994

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 14292

Building Class: Domestic

Location: At the right-angled bend in Paradise Street, facing S down the street, adjoining the rear gate to the churchyard which surrounds the Church of the Holy Trinity and the Church of Saint Thomas.

County: Denbighshire

Community: Rhyl (Y Rhyl)

Community: Rhyl

Built-Up Area: Rhyl

Traditional County: Flintshire

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Pair of cottages forming a right-angled group. The earlier building faces onto Paradise Street, which was extended with the addition of a further cottage facing E into the churchyard. No 14 (facing Paradise Street) is probably c1840-50; No 12 was probably added between 1861 and 1871.


Roughly coursed and squared stone with slate roof. No 14 is 2 storeyed, a 3-window range with central gabled porch with steep 2-centred arched doorway, and 16-pane sash windows on each floor, with flat arched heads (central window over the doorway is blind). End wall stacks. No 12 is also 2 storeyed, a 4-window range with doorway in shallow gabled porch towards the left, flanked by canted bay windows. Upper windows are sashes with flat-arched heads, but 2 to the left are blind. Sixteen-pane sash windows in S gable return have wide splayed heads. End wall and axial stacks.

Reasons for Listing

An attractive pair of buildings which retain a vernacular scale and character and which form part of an important group of buildings around the Church of the Holy Trinity and the Church of Saint Thomas.

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