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Sycamore House

A Grade II Listed Building in Wick, Vale of Glamorgan

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.4384 / 51°26'18"N

Longitude: -3.5491 / 3°32'56"W

OS Eastings: 292422

OS Northings: 172185

OS Grid: SS924721

Mapcode National: GBR HF.NPYT

Mapcode Global: VH5HY.F3LM

Entry Name: Sycamore House

Listing Date: 27 November 1998

Last Amended: 27 November 1998

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 20974

Building Class: Domestic

Location: Located on the N side of Church Street, 90m E of the Church of St. James, and next to the Lamb and Flag Public House.

County: Vale of Glamorgan

Community: Wick (Y Wig)

Community: Wick

Built-Up Area: Wick

Traditional County: Glamorgan

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History

Mid C19, a house is shown on this site on the Wick Tithe Map of 1840.

Exterior

Symmetrical 2-storey, 3-window range with lower flanking wings. Rendered masonry, slate roof, rendered end stacks. Central panelled front door with ornate fan-light under a slightly pointed arched head. The door is flanked by narrow french doors with decorated overlights and architraves with keystones. The upper storey has 12-pane horned sash windows with architraves. The R wing has an end stack, wider french doors and a 9-pane window above. The L wing has a 9-pane sash in the centre of the upper storey, and a hatch into the gable end. Later extensions and alterations to rear.

Interior

No access to interior at time of inspection (11/12/97).

Reasons for Listing

Listed as a well preserved example of a C19 gentry house.

Other nearby listed buildings

  • II Primrose Cottage
    Located on the S side of Church Street, slightly set back from the road and in front of Wick and Marcross Primary School. No. 1 is the L house in the terrace.
  • II Bluebell Cottage
    Located on the S side of Church Street, slightly set back from the road and in front of Wick and Marcross Primary School. Bluebell Cottage is the central house in the terrace.
  • II Lamb Cottage
    Located on the S side of Church Street, slightly set back from the road and in front of Wick and Marcross Primary School. Lamb Cottage is the R house in the terrace.
  • II* Church of St. James
    Located on the N side of Church Street in the centre of Wick Village. Located in a roughly rectangular churchyard.
  • II Remains of Preaching Cross, Church of St. James
    Located in the Churchayrd to the S of the Church of St James.
  • II Ruined Windmill Tower
    Located in a field behind the primary school in Church Street, Wick. Accessed by a Public Footpath.
  • II Yr Hen Felin Wynt
    Prominently located at the end of a modern residential development with access from the W side of the B4265 road which runs SE from Wick.
  • II Green Isha Farm with adjoining stables and dovecote
    Located on the W side of Wick village, set back from the N side of Green Isaf.

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