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Latitude: 53.1407 / 53°8'26"N
Longitude: -4.2742 / 4°16'27"W
OS Eastings: 247976
OS Northings: 362811
OS Grid: SH479628
Mapcode National: GBR 5J.606B
Mapcode Global: WH43F.9BX3
Entry Name: ,43,Bridge Street,Caernarfon,Caernarfon,,LL55 1AF
Listing Date: 3 May 2002
Last Amended: 3 May 2002
Source ID: 26587
Building Class: Commercial
Location: Set into a row of frontages near the N end of the street.
Built-Up Area: Caernarfon
Traditional County: Caernarfonshire
Probably built in the C18 and one of the buildings shown on a town map of c1777, but the present details represent a remodelling during the third quarter of the C19. It was a hairdresser's shop in 1895.
A 3-storey shop with dwelling above, of roughcast walls and slate roof, with added skylight to the rear slope. The late C19 shop front has fluted pilasters below a projecting fascia. A 2-light window has a panelled stallboard, and incorporates small-pane clerestorey glazing which is continued over the doorway to the L, which has a half-lit panelled door. Above are tripartite 2-pane sash windows in each storey, both with architraves, taller and with Tuscan colonnettes to the middle storey.
Listed as a C18 building given good commercial character in the later C19, retaining original detail, and for its contribution to the distinctive late C19 commercial character of Bangor Street, Bridge Street and Eastgate Street.
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