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1 Penrhyn Buildings

A Grade II Listed Building in Colwyn Bay, Conwy

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Latitude: 53.2963 / 53°17'46"N

Longitude: -3.7272 / 3°43'37"W

OS Eastings: 284981

OS Northings: 379095

OS Grid: SH849790

Mapcode National: GBR 2ZDB.W2

Mapcode Global: WH655.QDBV

Plus Code: 9C5R77WF+G4

Entry Name: 1 Penrhyn Buildings

Listing Date: 25 July 1994

Last Amended: 25 July 1994

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 14691

Building Class: Commercial

Location: On the corner of Penrhyn Road and Princes Drive.

County: Conwy

Community: Colwyn Bay (Bae Colwyn)

Community: Colwyn Bay

Built-Up Area: Colwyn Bay

Traditional County: Denbighshire

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Built c1930 (certainly before 1937), as a row of shops with accommodation over.

Reasons for Listing

Ambitiously composed on a prominent corner site, the development represents a well detailed example of the commercial architecture of its period, intergrating the Art Deco elements of the shop fronts within a loose Neo-georgian design; it survives almost intact.

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