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Granta

A Grade II Listed Building in Llandovery, Carmarthenshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.9932 / 51°59'35"N

Longitude: -3.7988 / 3°47'55"W

OS Eastings: 276588

OS Northings: 234275

OS Grid: SN765342

Mapcode National: GBR Y4.JNC1

Mapcode Global: VH5F3.35KC

Entry Name: Granta

Listing Date: 18 June 2004

Last Amended: 18 June 2004

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 82884

Building Class: Domestic

Location: Situated mid way along terrace opposite junction with Queensway.

County: Carmarthenshire

Community: Llandovery (Llanymddyfri)

Community: Llandovery

Built-Up Area: Llandovery

Traditional County: Carmarthenshire

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History

Terraced house part of a terrace included in 1836 rate book as owned by David Jones, banker, and then by his heirs through the C19. With No 18 one of only two 3-bay houses in the row.

Exterior

C19 mid-terrace house of 2 storeys and 3 bays. Slate gabled roof with C20 grey brick chimney stacks to left and right. Small eaves cornice. Painted render and stone plinth. Long and short quoins to left and right. Concrete window sills. Four-pane horned sashes throughout and central recessed 4-panel door in renewed door frame, with plain rectangular overlight.
Rear wing behind.

Reasons for Listing

Included as part of a row of C19 terraced houses in prominent position - well preserved examples of a characteristic building type.

Other nearby listed buildings

  • II Bellevue
    Situated third house in terraced row SW of junction with entrance to car park.
  • II Tancoed
    Situated the second house in terraced row c5m SW of junction with entrance to car park.
  • II Frankville
    Situated at end of terraced row on junction with entrance to car park.
  • II Clarence House
    Situated on junction with Queensway.
  • II Violet Cottage and front railings
    Situated in terraced row set back in railed garden, c25m NE of junction with Queensway.
  • II The Black Ox
    Situated in terraced row W of War Memorial.
  • II Llandingat House
    Situated in own grounds and set back from road and on junction with Queensway.
  • II Mile End House
    Situated in terraced row opposite small enclosed garden.

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