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Latitude: 52.922 / 52°55'19"N
Longitude: -4.1311 / 4°7'51"W
OS Eastings: 256825
OS Northings: 338195
OS Grid: SH568381
Mapcode National: GBR 5P.MYTJ
Mapcode Global: WH55L.JT18
Entry Name: Rockcliff, including forecourt railings and gate
Listing Date: 26 September 2005
Last Amended: 26 September 2005
Source ID: 85400
Location: The S of a row of 3 houses set back from and above the level of Garth Road, overlooking the harbour and the Cob.
Built-Up Area: Porthmadog
Traditional County: Caernarfonshire
Built in the later C19 as a terrace of 3 sustantial town houses.
A 3-storey 2-bay late Victorian classical style house of rendered walls with rusticated quoins, and slate roof on projecting eaves in a range with Nos 1-2 Belle Vue, with shared stack to the R. The entrance on the L side has a replacement glazed door and overlight, under a cornice on consoles. On the R side is a 2-storey canted bay window with 4-pane sashes. A similar sash window is on the L side of the middle storey under a hood mould on consoles. The upper storey has plainer 4-pane sash windows. Set back to the L is a lean-to garage. In the L gable end middle and upper storeys have small-pane sash windows on the L side. A 2-storey wing is behind.
The forecourt has rendered dwarf walls and coping to iron railings and gate.
Listed one of a group with 1-2 Belle Vue for its special architectural interest as a well-preserved late C19 town house of definite character overlooking the harbour and the Cob.
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