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,31/32,Park Place,,,,

A Grade II Listed Building in Castle, Cardiff

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.4861 / 51°29'10"N

Longitude: -3.1763 / 3°10'34"W

OS Eastings: 318419

OS Northings: 177009

OS Grid: ST184770

Mapcode National: GBR KJK.R6

Mapcode Global: VH6F6.WXP3

Entry Name: ,31/32,Park Place,,,,

Listing Date: 30 April 1999

Last Amended: 30 April 1999

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 21710

Building Class: Domestic

Location: About 20m S of junction with Museum Place.

County: Cardiff

Community: Castle (Castell)

Community: Castle

Built-Up Area: Cardiff

Traditional County: Glamorgan

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History

Pair of semi-detached houses, probably 1870s, showing influence of Burges' Park House.

Exterior

Mirrored pair of semi-detached houses. Pennant stone with extensive bathstone dressings and some red brick banding; slate roofs, tiled cresting; central stone chimney with Gothic detailing. Eaves have bathstone brackets, decorative band of bathstone and red brick. To centre, pair of 3-storey gabled bays in bathstone ashlar; 2 shouldered windows to attic; tripartite windows to first and ground floors. Outer faces of bays have turrets with steep pyramidal roofs. which engage with gabled Gothic porches (in bathstone). Rounded corners (containing staircase) have stepped shouldered windows; similar window to ground floor.

Reasons for Listing

Pair of well-preserved High Victorian middle-class houses in city centre. Group value with adjacent listed buildings.

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