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Tavern PH & Ye Olde Wine Shoppe

A Grade II Listed Building in Castle (Castell), Swansea

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Latitude: 51.6196 / 51°37'10"N

Longitude: -3.9464 / 3°56'46"W

OS Eastings: 265350

OS Northings: 192996

OS Grid: SS653929

Mapcode National: GBR WRJ.CQ

Mapcode Global: VH4K9.KK27

Entry Name: Tavern PH & Ye Olde Wine Shoppe

Listing Date: 30 March 1987

Last Amended: 30 March 1987

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 11647

Building Class: Commercial

Location: Near corner with Oxford Street.

County: Swansea

Community: Castle (Castell)

Community: Castle

Locality: Swansea

Built-Up Area: Swansea

Traditional County: Glamorgan

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Remodelled ca 1900. Arts and Crafts style.


3 storey and attic narrow gabled frontage, black and white treatment. Slate roofs with cross-gable, bargeboards, 2-light attic window with small-pane casements. Projecting moulded eaves cornice with ironwork brackets. 2 storey centre bay with stringcourses and lean-to fishscale tiled side roofs on scrolled brackets. 4-light windows per storey, small-pane casements under transoms, fleur-de-lys brace-plates.

Animal head-corbels over ground floor segmental arch with recessed small-pane bowed bar front with flanking doors. Nailhead studded doors with ironwork plates and strapwork hinges. Various ironwork brackets including octagonal lantern over entrance.


Retains contemporary half-timber fittings including grotesque head-corbels, quatrefoil and arched panels, open balustered staircase, beamed ceilings etc.

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