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No 2 Friar's Row

A Grade II Listed Building in Carmarthen, Carmarthenshire

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Latitude: 51.856 / 51°51'21"N

Longitude: -4.3125 / 4°18'45"W

OS Eastings: 240835

OS Northings: 220017

OS Grid: SN408200

Mapcode National: GBR DG.T6XV

Mapcode Global: VH3LH.6MH1

Entry Name: No 2 Friar's Row

Listing Date: 19 May 1981

Last Amended: 28 November 2003

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 82176

Location: Situated down an alley behind Nos 92-3 Lammas Street, beyond Prospect Place.

County: Carmarthenshire

Community: Carmarthen (Caerfyrddin)

Community: Carmarthen

Built-Up Area: Carmarthen

Traditional County: Carmarthenshire

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The second house of a backland terrace of 4, built in the early C19. Marked on Wood's 1834 map.


Cottage, second of a 2-storey painted rendered row of 4 cottages, with slate roof and small end stacks. The houses are grouped in pairs and face S. No 1 and 2 have 3 2-pane C20 uPVC windows on first floor and one to each outer bay below and paired centre doors.
Nos 3 and 4 have horned 12-pane sash windows, 3 on first floor, one to each outer bay below and paired centre doorways, No 4 with plain door with glazed panel. Segmental arch in centre to passage between Nos 2 and 3.
Rear has similar but recessed windows to both floors, a paired window possibly spans a dividing wall. Rear chimney stack on verge of roof to both Nos 2 and 3.
Segmental arch to passageway between Nos 2 and 3; no windows above.

Reasons for Listing

Included notwithstanding alterations as a good example of Carmarthen court housing, with an interesting plan form.

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