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Belgrave Gardens

A Grade II Listed Building in Uplands, Swansea

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.6187 / 51°37'7"N

Longitude: -3.9629 / 3°57'46"W

OS Eastings: 264202

OS Northings: 192924

OS Grid: SS642929

Mapcode National: GBR WNZ.4K

Mapcode Global: VH4K9.8KBY

Entry Name: Belgrave Gardens

Listing Date: 25 July 1994

Last Amended: 25 July 1994

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 14633

Building Class: Domestic

Location: Between Mirador Crescent and Belgrave Lane; set back behind gardens.

County: Swansea

Community: Uplands

Community: Uplands

Built-Up Area: Swansea

Traditional County: Glamorgan

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History

Houses of circa 1860; No 1 slightly later addition. Not on tithe map (1843); on 1st Ed 25" OS map (surveyed 1878) as Belgrave Terrace.

Exterior

Two storey terrace of 8 houses, Nos 2-8 stucco, articulated by pilaster strips; No 1 is later addition in exposed grey-brown stone with bathstone dressings. Slate roofs but modern tiles to Nos 2 and 7; flat roofed dormers to Nos 3, 4, 5 and 8. Parapet, pierced to form balustrade over entrances; bracketed cornice. Rectangular yellow brick chimneys. Nos 2-7 comprise three 4-window mirrored pairs; doors grouped to centres which are slightly recessed. On first floors, narrow sash windows to centre, broader sash windows (marginal glazing to Nos 4-7) to L and R.
Doors (mainly original panelled doors with inserted glazing) with rectangular overlights, set back in recessed porch with dentil cornice and columns. To each side of doors flat-roofed splayed bay. No 8 is larger double-fronted house in same style but with modern glazing. No 1 (in stone) has on first floor, tripartite hornless sash window to L and hornless sash window to R. On ground floor, entrance doorway to R has pedimented stone doorcase, rectangular overlight, splayed bay to L. To R, to Belgrave Lane, large 12-pane hornless sash window; 2 small windows at eaves, 16-pane hornless sash window to first and ground floors, doorway to end in extension with monopitch roof.

Reasons for Listing

Included despite some alterations as good group of mid C19 terraced houses.

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