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Lamp Standard

A Grade II Listed Building in Llandudno, Conwy

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Latitude: 53.3274 / 53°19'38"N

Longitude: -3.8332 / 3°49'59"W

OS Eastings: 278007

OS Northings: 382731

OS Grid: SH780827

Mapcode National: GBR 1YNY.XY

Mapcode Global: WH64Y.2MYH

Entry Name: Lamp Standard

Listing Date: 16 March 1976

Last Amended: 6 June 2001

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 3399

Building Class: Gardens, Parks and Urban Spaces

Location: Outside main entrance of Empire Hotel.

County: Conwy

Community: Llandudno

Community: Llandudno

Built-Up Area: Llandudno

Traditional County: Caernarfonshire

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Late Cl9, restored with extension of shaft 1999/2000.


Cast iron lamp standard similar to those on the Promenade. Plain octagonal base, slender circular shaft, flat lamp holder with cresting and finial, the holder supported on two sides by slender curved iron brackets rising from above the shaft.

Reasons for Listing

One of an important group of C19 cast iron lamp standards which contribute to character of Llandudno as a Victorian seaside resort.

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