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Group of 6 Lamp Standards

A Grade II Listed Building in Llandudno, Conwy

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.3275 / 53°19'38"N

Longitude: -3.8313 / 3°49'52"W

OS Eastings: 278133

OS Northings: 382736

OS Grid: SH781827

Mapcode National: GBR 1YPY.BX

Mapcode Global: WH64Y.3MVG

Entry Name: Group of 6 Lamp Standards

Listing Date: 16 March 1976

Last Amended: 6 June 2001

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 3437

Building Class: Gardens, Parks and Urban Spaces

Location: On pavement outside buildings of North Parade.

County: Conwy

Community: Llandudno

Traditional County: Caernarfonshire

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History

Late C19 lamp standards restored 1999/2000.

Exterior

Cast-iron lamp standards, similar to those on the Promenade, with circular shafts, ladder rests, and originally with lamp holders with lamp sockets, with finials supported on two sides by slender curved iron brackets rising from above the shafts. There are 2 designs of bases, either plain octagonal bases, or circular bases ornately decorated with bead and cable mouldings, foliage motifs and etc.

The lamp standards are sited as follows:

Near No 15 with round base, restored shaft and lampholder.

Near No 17 with round base, restored shaft and lampholder.

Outside No 20 North Parade with octagonal base, restored shaft and lampholder.

Outside No 22 with round base, restored shaft and lampholder.

Outside No 24 with round base, restored shaft and lampholder.

At foot of path near 27 North Parade with octagonal base, restored shaft and lampholder.

Outside No 22 with round base, restored shaft and lampholder.

Outside No 22 with round base, restored shaft and lampholder.

Reasons for Listing

An important group of C19 cast iron lamp standards which contribute to the character of Llandudno as a Victorian seaside resort. Group value with adjacent listed buildings.

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