CPAT Regional Sites & Monuments Record

PRN 36438 - Welshpool, Mount Street No 1-3 Park Terrace including garden walls and railings
Listed Building 16688 (II )

NGR :- SJ2216107635 (SJ20NW)
Unitary authority :- Powys
Community :- Welshpool
Prefered site type :- 19th century - House (Building - )

Listed building

The following is from Cadw's Listed Buildings database

Set back from the road in a continuously built-up block between Powell's Lane and Chapel Street.

Late C19. Brick with terracotta dressings, slate roofs. End wall stacks, divided by moulded strips into 3 shafts, with moulded caps. Terrace of 3 houses, identically planned with doorway to right, and single unit, double pile plan on 2 storeys with attics. Doorways (the original 4-panelled door retained in No 1) have scalloped terracotta lintels, with terracotta moulded panel in string course above. Windows on each floor are 12-pane sashes with terracotta lintels and moulded aprons. Terracotta string courses: a plain band over the ground floor, and acanthus moulding over first floor. Plain moulding to deep eaves band. Catslide dormer windows in roof.

Cast iron railings on brick plinth with stone copings bound small front gardens.

Included as a remarkably intact small terrace of richly detailed late C19 town houses, which exploit their contemporary materials to excellent decorative effect.

Sources:-
Cadw Listing database , 2000 , ,

record created 19/09/96 , last updated 23/11/00
The above data are supplied by CPAT in partnership with its Local Authorities and the partners of END, CPAT SMR partnership, 2003 (and in part Crown, 2003)



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Clwyd Powys Archaeological Trust, Curatorial Section, 7a Church Street, Welshpool, Powys SY21 7DL.
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