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Latitude: 51.8572 / 51°51'25"N
Longitude: -4.3033 / 4°18'11"W
OS Eastings: 241476
OS Northings: 220129
OS Grid: SN414201
Mapcode National: GBR DG.T38P
Mapcode Global: VH3LH.CLC4
Entry Name: No.16 Spilman Street,,,,,dyfed,
Listing Date: 19 May 1981
Last Amended: 28 November 2003
Source ID: 9602
Building Class: Domestic
Location: Situated in terraced row approximately 25m SWof junction with Parade Road.
Community: Carmarthen (Caerfyrddin)
Built-Up Area: Carmarthen
Traditional County: Carmarthenshire
Terraced house, early to mid-C19 in detail, but the low scale and asymmetrical elevation suggesting a later C18 origin. Marked on 1834 map. In 1884 occupied by Thomas Davies, solicitor. In 2002 British Red Cross branch office.
Town house, in informal terrace painted roughcast with close-eaved slate roof and red brick end stacks. Irregular 4-window, 2-storey front. Raised painted plinth with cellar hatch visible to right of doorway, thin sill band and eaves band. Door to left of centre in open-pedimented doorcase with narrow and console brackets. Six-panel door, 4 flush panels, and fanlight with radial and fan tracery. Windows are all 12-pane hornless sashes, one to left of door and 2 to right on ground floor while first floor has 3 roughly evenly spaced windows, only the left one aligned with window below. Painted stone sills. The brick stacks are set just behind ridge.
Half-glazed internal front door with coloured glass and marginal glazing bars. Ground floor room to right has good earlier C19 cornice with acanthus undercut leaves over egg-and-dart moulding, and ceiling border of anthemion. Staircase with stick balusters, thin rail and scrolled tread ends. Some internal late Georgian or early Victorian shutters remain.
Included as a good example of a late Georgian town house with good surviving interior detail, part of a consistent group, Nos 12-19 Spilman Street
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