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Central Chambers (Former Gas Showrooms)

A Grade II Listed Building in Stow Hill, Newport

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Latitude: 51.5877 / 51°35'15"N

Longitude: -2.997 / 2°59'49"W

OS Eastings: 331021

OS Northings: 188119

OS Grid: ST310881

Mapcode National: GBR J5.C4V9

Mapcode Global: VH7BD.0CF7

Entry Name: Central Chambers (Former Gas Showrooms)

Listing Date: 31 March 2000

Last Amended: 31 March 2000

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 23124

Building Class: Commercial

Location: To S of Bank (HSBC); numbered 4,6,8 Stow Hill.

County: Newport

Community: Stow Hill

Community: Stow Hill

Built-Up Area: Newport

Traditional County: Monmouthshire

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Late C19 style commercial development with offices over ground floor shops.


Italianate style. Three storeys; brick with pale stone dressings. Eight windows at second floor level, outer bays defined by quoins. Second floor windows have architraves with cornices; horned sash glazing. On first floor, from L, window with segmental pediment, tripartite window with central pediment, 2 centre bays with windows with segmental pediments, tripartite window as before, window with segmental pediment. On ground floor, outer bays have doorways with pediments over elliptical openings with half-glazed doors.

Reasons for Listing

Included for group value with adjacent listed buildings.

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