Listed Buildings -> The Stone House

(Information originally supplied by Wrexham County Borough Council Planning Office dated 18/10/96)

The Stone House   Grade II

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Location: Burton   Postcode: LL12 0HS   Street: Llay Road (B5102)   Side of Street: N

Located in its own grounds off the B5102, Llay Road, and approached by private drive. Site enclosed by stone garden walls, to match fabric of house, and contains much of original garden lay-out.
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History

One of a series of distinctive mid-C19 villas built in Rossett and area. 'The Stone House' is atypical of this genre locally in being constructed of stone not red brick.

Exterior

Three bays, two storeys, plus attic, stone built villa. Stone laid in irregular courses and left exposed as a feature of the design. Original sash windows with margin glazing. Front entrance porch of vaguely Gothic Revival character. Pitched slate roof. Later additions and alterations include conservatory.

Interior

Internal inspection not possible at time of re-survey in 1995. Said to retain many original features, including fireplaces.

Listed Description

Listed for its special interest as a well-preserved and distinctive mid C19 stone-built villa.

 

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