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Dispensary Row

A Grade II Listed Building in Overton, Wrexham

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Latitude: 52.9715 / 52°58'17"N

Longitude: -2.9353 / 2°56'7"W

OS Eastings: 337287

OS Northings: 341980

OS Grid: SJ372419

Mapcode National: GBR 78.JTRK

Mapcode Global: WH89C.WKFV

Plus Code: 9C4VX3C7+HV

Entry Name: Dispensary Row

Listing Date: 13 March 1994

Last Amended: 10 November 1994

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 14466

Building Class: Domestic

Location: Towards the junction of Wrexham Road and High Street, adjoining Pendas House on High Street.

County: Wrexham

Community: Overton (Owrtyn)

Community: Overton

Built-Up Area: Overton

Traditional County: Flintshire

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Row of 8 cottages, building as a single development c1800, the use of Picturesque vocabulary suggesting that they were built as part of an estate.


Brick with slate roofs. A two storeyed row, each cottage has a single unit, double pile plan, with doorway to the right and windows aligned on each floor. Steep 2-centred arches to doors, and segmental heads to 2-light casement windows, with leading in the tympana. The corner adjoining Pendas is curved and has an additional window to the right of the doorway to No 1. Each cottage has an end wall stack with moulded cap.

Reasons for Listing

An exceptional and almost unaltered row of small cottages which forms part of an important group of buildings at the end of High Street.

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