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Latitude: 53.1392 / 53°8'21"N
Longitude: -4.2754 / 4°16'31"W
OS Eastings: 247890
OS Northings: 362645
OS Grid: SH478626
Mapcode National: GBR 5H.6CWQ
Mapcode Global: WH43F.9CB8
Entry Name: Castle Gift Shop
Listing Date: 31 March 1983
Last Amended: 3 May 2002
Source ID: 3931
Building Class: Commercial
Location: On the E side of the castle facing Slate Quay
Built-Up Area: Caernarfon
Traditional County: Caernarfonshire
Built in the third quarter of the C19 and first shown on the 1888 Ordnance Survey.
A 2-storey shop with 3-sided front built against the revetment to Castle Square and abutting the rear wing of 37 Castle Square, of scribed stucco and a hipped slate roof on wide bracketed eaves and roughcast stack to the R. The doorway is on the L side of the L facet, and has a panelled door with small-pane overlight. A replaced window to its R is in an earlier opening. The central facet has an inserted shop window. In the upper storey are hornless sash windows to the outer facets, both of which are 8 over 2 panes.
Listed as a distinctive building retaining C19 character and with other associated listed items for its contribution to the historic townscape and the setting of Caernarfon Castle.
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