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Latitude: 51.9955 / 51°59'43"N
Longitude: -3.2334 / 3°14'0"W
OS Eastings: 315410
OS Northings: 233726
OS Grid: SO154337
Mapcode National: GBR YW.JJKW
Mapcode Global: VH6BV.W3ZK
Entry Name: Phoenix House (Black Mountain Interiors)
Listing Date: 12 December 2013
Source ID: 87667
Building Class: Commercial
Location: At the north-east end of the High Street, set back slightly from the road behind a raised pavement and railings, approximately 50m from the corner of Bell Street and the Enig Bridge.
Built-Up Area: Talgarth
Traditional County: Brecknockshire
Probably early to mid 19th Century pair of town houses remodelled in the late 19th Century when converted to shops with accomodation above, with altered windows and the insertion of shop fronts across the ground floor.
Substancial pair of houses and shops. Rendered slate roof, close eaves and rendered gable stacks. Large pane 4 light sash windows with raised architraves and cills on supporting brackets. 3 storeys, 4 bays, single large window to left ground floor bay, rest of ground floor with shop fronts, spanned by continious cornice on console brackets. 6 panel door to left with panelled reveals and plain overlight. Main display window with ecessed central splayed part-glazed door and overlight flanked by 3 section windows with arched framing and plain stall board and rsiers. Altered seperate shop front to right but original framing retained.
Interior not inspected but may retain plan form and constructional or decorative features which are part of the special interest of the building.
Included for its special architectural interest as a substancial early to mid 19th Century domestic building with good later alterations, particuarly the main shop front. Group value with Ashburnham House opposite.
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