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Old street - Trädgårdsgatan

Kristinehamn, Värmlands län

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Take a walk down Trädgårdsgatan, which runs along the river, and get a feel of how Kristinehamn looked in the 19th century.

The Mayor C.H. Nordfeldt donated a few garden plots to the city on the condition that a park should be planted as a fire protection. The park, called Nordenfeldtsparken, was opened in 1877 and runs along the whole street, giving it a lush green character.

Trädgårdsgatan 2, Grundelsgården: After the fire 1777 the building was restored as it's seen today. Trädgårdsgatan 4, Blombergsgården: The house and yard was originally located at Södra Staketgatan. It was the coppersmith master, Anders Blomberg that had it build in the 1820s. For a honorary of 75 riksdaler the construction was performed by three builders from the western part of Värmland. Trädgårdsgatan 6: In 1975 this courtyard got a diploma during by Värmlands museum for its exemplary renovation. Trädgårdsgatan 8, Prostgården: The current beautiful deanery is from 1857. The last priest moved out in 1965. Trädgårdsgatan 10: One of Kristinehamns oldest timmberhouses, contaning both core wood as interesting history.

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