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Pendyffryn

A Grade II Listed Building in Rhyl, Denbighshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.3158 / 53°18'56"N

Longitude: -3.4736 / 3°28'25"W

OS Eastings: 301924

OS Northings: 380888

OS Grid: SJ019808

Mapcode National: GBR 4Z53.R2

Mapcode Global: WH653.MX3D

Entry Name: Pendyffryn

Listing Date: 14 February 1994

Last Amended: 14 February 1994

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 14296

Building Class: Domestic

Location: At a bend in the road towards its junction with Madryn Avenue and Rhuddlan Road. Set back from the road in a walled garden.

County: Denbighshire

Community: Rhyl (Y Rhyl)

Community: Rhyl

Built-Up Area: Rhyl

Traditional County: Flintshire

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History

A substantial house probably built c1850-60, and later subdivided.

Exterior

Lined-out render over brick and slate roofs with axial and end wall stacks. Two-storeyed, asymmetrical plan, with entrances now in side wall, but original entrance front facing the road. This is a 3-window range, with advanced gable to the left. Original doorway to the right of this gable, now replaced by a 12-pane sash window. Canted bay window divided by fluted columns to its right, and 2 12-pane sash windows above with continuous sill band. Advanced gable has similar full-height bay window with 12-pane sashes. Scalloped decorated to bargeboards of gable. Garden front has single window return to this gable, with canted bay window to ground floor, and 12-pane sash above. Advanced beyond this are paired gables similarly detailed, with conservatory projecting from ground floor.

Reasons for Listing

A good example of the type of private villa which was one of the characteristic elements of Rhyl’s development in the mid C19.

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