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House, including garden walls with terracotta dressings and pinecone finials

A Grade II Listed Building in Abergavenny, Monmouthshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8193 / 51°49'9"N

Longitude: -3.0136 / 3°0'48"W

OS Eastings: 330234

OS Northings: 213892

OS Grid: SO302138

Mapcode National: GBR F5.WK4B

Mapcode Global: VH796.QJ6P

Entry Name: House, including garden walls with terracotta dressings and pinecone finials

Listing Date: 10 November 2005

Last Amended: 10 November 2005

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 86885

Location: On a west facing slope at the south end of the town.

County: Monmouthshire

Town: Abergavenny

Community: Abergavenny (Y Fenni)

Community: Abergavenny

Built-Up Area: Abergavenny

Traditional County: Monmouthshire

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History

Built in c1890-1900 and probably by Thomas Foster, builder and his brother Edwin Foster, an architect and surveyor who lived in Bella Vista in Monmouth Road just across from Fosterville Crescent. Some of the houses in Fosterville Crescent are late C19 in appearance but the redevelopment of the street continued until at least 1910. These houses have been very little altered since building.

Exterior

This house has retained the chimney on the right return.
Rear elevation not inspected.

Interior

Interior not seen at resurvey.

Reasons for Listing

Included as part of a specially interesting c1900 housing development of definite character designed and built by the Fosters, a local family of architect and builder.

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