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Osbourne House, including area railings.

A Grade II Listed Building in Llansteffan, Carmarthenshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.7702 / 51°46'12"N

Longitude: -4.3919 / 4°23'30"W

OS Eastings: 235058

OS Northings: 210659

OS Grid: SN350106

Mapcode National: GBR DB.ZR85

Mapcode Global: VH3LT.TRJS

Entry Name: Osbourne House, including area railings.

Listing Date: 5 November 2002

Last Amended: 5 November 2002

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 27064

Building Class: Domestic

Location: Midway along Church Street, on the E side, the house is immediately S of, and attached to Cyncoed.

County: Carmarthenshire

Town: Carmarthen

Community: Llansteffan

Community: Llansteffan

Built-Up Area: Llansteffan

Traditional County: Carmarthenshire

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History

C19 terraced house, a mirrored pair with Cyncoed to left. The building is marked on the 1840 tithe map.

Exterior

Terraced house, a pair with Cyncoed to N. Two storey, 2-window facade in unpainted stucco. Pitched, slate roof with red brick end stack to S and painted timber eaves board. First floor has 12-pane timber sashes with slate sills. Ground floor has, to left, deeply-recessed timber door with small rectangular overlight, and slate step. To right is 3-sided canted bay window with dwarf stucco rendered wall beneath continuous slate sill, 12-pane timber sash to front and 4-pane side-lights. Cornice and flat leaded roof.
Small, square forecourt has rendered dwarf wall with locally-made wrought iron railings. Rails have outsize scrolls set between two horizontal bars, with the upper bar carrying small spearheads flanked by miniature scrolls.

Interior

Not inspected.

Reasons for Listing

Included for special architectural interest as one of a pair of well-detailed C19 townhouses.

Other nearby listed buildings

  • II Cyncoed, including area railings.
    On the E side of Church Street, immediately N of and attached to Osbourne House
  • II Railings and area walls at Plas-y-Coed and Park Villa.
    Situated at the side of the pavement on the W side of Church Street, E of Plas-Y-Coed and Park Villa.
  • II Plas-y-Coed
    Set well back from the street, situated beyond a lawned forecourt with decorative railings, immediately S of Park Villa.
  • II Park Villa
    Set back from the street within a lawned forecourt, immediately N of Plas-y-Coed.
  • II* Church of St Ystyffan
    Within a stone walled cemetery, on the SW corner of the junction of High Street and Church Street.
  • II Telephone Call-box outside the Old Pound.
    At the junction of High Street and Church Street. Immediately beside The Old Pound, NE of the churchyard of the parish Church of St Ystyffan and opposite The Sticks PH.
  • II The Stores
    On the SE corner of the junction of High Street and Church Street, between Post Office and Cartref.
  • II Cartref
    Situated immediately E of the attached shop, at the W end of a terraced row.

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