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Moonstone

A Grade II Listed Building in Fishguard, Pembrokeshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.9947 / 51°59'40"N

Longitude: -4.9734 / 4°58'24"W

OS Eastings: 195965

OS Northings: 237094

OS Grid: SM959370

Mapcode National: GBR CK.JK1Q

Mapcode Global: VH1QM.R445

Entry Name: Moonstone

Listing Date: 24 November 1978

Last Amended: 7 January 2002

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 26041

Building Class: Domestic

Location: Situated in stepped terrace set back from and above the street line, between Nos 6 and 8.

County: Pembrokeshire

Town: Fishguard

Community: Fishguard and Goodwick (Abergwaun ac Wdig)

Community: Fishguard and Goodwick

Locality: Fishguard

Built-Up Area: Fishguard

Traditional County: Pembrokeshire

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History

Late C18 to mid C19. Building shown on this site on 1844 tithe map.

Exterior

Terraced house, stone rubble walls, with slate roof and end stacks, of stone rubble to left and a higher one of brick, to right. Two-storey and cellar, 3-window range with 12-pane sash windows and central doorway. Original 6-panelled door with top 4 panels fielded and plain overlight. Doorway to cellar beneath left hand window, with ledged door. All openings have black brick C20 voussoirs, the upper floor heads slightly more cambered.
Forecourt and flight of 9 steps enclosed by high stone rubble walls; entry at base of steps to left, flanked by rough piers of stone rubble. Later wing at rear.
In previous listing, roof was of grouted cement and walls were colourwashed.

Reasons for Listing

Included as part of stepped terrace prominent on approach to the upper town.

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