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St James' Garden & Crescent

Introduction

St James' Gardens and Crescent is a small, well-preserved, urban public park. The site was laid out as an integral part of the town layout, flanked by substantial villas. Minimal modern intrusion results in the gardens in particular retaining a Victorian character.

Visitor Access, Directions & Contacts

Telephone

01443 336000

Access contact details

This is a municipal park for general public use.

Owners

City of Swansea

Features & Designations

Designations

  • Conservation Area

  • Reference: Ffynone
  • CADW Register of Landscapes Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in Wales

  • Reference: PGW(Gm)55(SWA)
  • Grade: II
  • CADW Register of Listed Buildings in Wales

  • Reference: St James's Church
  • Grade: II
  • CADW Register of Listed Buildings in Wales

  • Reference: St James's church hall
  • Grade: II
  • CADW Register of Listed Buildings in Wales

  • Reference: Walls and railings to St James's church
  • Grade: II

Features

  • Fountain
  • Church (featured building)
  • Description: St. James' Church and the church hall form the principal buildings.
  • Earliest Date:
  • Latest Date:
Key Information

Type

Public Park

Purpose

Urban Park

Principal Building

Parks, Gardens And Urban Spaces

Survival

Extant

Open to the public

Yes

Civil Parish

Uplands

References

References