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,2,Castle Street,Walled town,Caernarfon,GWYNEDD,LL55 1SE

A Grade II Listed Building in Caernarfon, Gwynedd

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.1406 / 53°8'26"N

Longitude: -4.2769 / 4°16'36"W

OS Eastings: 247796

OS Northings: 362806

OS Grid: SH477628

Mapcode National: GBR 5H.65KB

Mapcode Global: WH43F.8BM5

Entry Name: ,2,Castle Street,Walled town,Caernarfon,GWYNEDD,LL55 1SE

Listing Date: 29 May 1968

Last Amended: 3 May 2002

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 3847

Building Class: Commercial

Location: In a row of frontages at the N end of Castle Street.

County: Gwynedd

Town: Caernarfon

Community: Caernarfon

Locality: Walled town

Traditional County: Caernarfonshire

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History

An early C19 house shown on the 1834 town plan. It was adapted to commercial use by the late C19 and was a grocer's store in 1895.

Exterior

A late Georgian 2-bay 3-storey house of brick painted white, with graded slate roof. Windows have wedge lintels and are 12-pane horned sashes in the middle storey and 9-pane horned sashes in the upper storey. In the lower storey is a late C19 shop front. It retains fluted pilasters and panelled fascia end brackets, and has a replaced door recessed to the centre and a half-lit panelled door to the L end giving access to the upper storeys.

Interior

Not inspected.

Reasons for Listing

Listed as a late Georgian town house retaining early character within a terraced street, and for its contribution to the historic integrity of the walled town.

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