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,1 Camden Road,,Brecon,

A Grade II Listed Building in Brecon, Powys

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.9474 / 51°56'50"N

Longitude: -3.3861 / 3°23'10"W

OS Eastings: 304824

OS Northings: 228565

OS Grid: SO048285

Mapcode National: GBR YP.MGQH

Mapcode Global: VH6BZ.897Y

Entry Name: ,1 Camden Road,,Brecon,

Listing Date: 4 November 2005

Last Amended: 4 November 2005

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 85760

Building Class: Domestic

Location: One of a terrace on the corner with Cerrigcochion Road.

County: Powys

Town: Brecon

Community: Brecon (Aberhonddu)

Community: Brecon

Built-Up Area: Brecon

Traditional County: Brecknockshire

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History

Probably built around 1870s.

Exterior

Nos.1-12 Camden Road (consec)

Marked on older OS Maps as Bowen Terrace. Terrace of 12 houses. Two storeys plus attics. Stucco, mainly slate roofs. Moulded quoins and window surrounds. End houses have gabled front with fancy bargeboards; single camber-headed attic window; pair of camber-headed first floor windows; splayed bay window; entrances in 3-window returns.
Other houses of 2 bays with small gabled dormer. Paired camber-headed sash windows above ground floor splayed bay window which has camber-headed sash windows and cornice on scroll brackets. Other bay with single first floor window over camber-headed doorway with overlight.
The front garden wall of the group in stucco (some rebuilding) with rough stones on coping; original iron gates.

End house with gabled front to road. Modern porch over doorway in L return.

Reasons for Listing

One of a largely unaltered mid-Victorian terrace prominently sited on the edge of the historic centre of Brecon. Victorian terraces are rare in Brecon. Group Value with other buildings in the terrace.

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