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Latitude: 51.8813 / 51°52'52"N
Longitude: -5.266 / 5°15'57"W
OS Eastings: 175310
OS Northings: 225352
OS Grid: SM753253
Mapcode National: GBR C5.RQGP
Mapcode Global: VH0TD.NZX4
Entry Name: No.1 Nun Street,,,,,dyfed,
Listing Date: 26 August 1981
Last Amended: 28 July 1992
Source ID: 12632
Building Class: Commercial
Location: Situated at southern end of Nun Street, on corner of The Pebbles, overlooking Cross Square.
Community: St. David's and the Cathedral Close (Tŷddewi a Chlos y Gadeirlan)
Community: St. David's and the Cathedral Close
Built-Up Area: St Davids
Traditional County: Pembrokeshire
Gwalia was probably built before 1857 when it was leased to W Williams. The Williams' family drapers shop, and later newsagent, continued from mid C19 into later C20. Listed in Kelly's 1906 Directory as W D Williams and Co, grocers, drapers, hatters, stationers and ironmongers.
Mid C19 house and shops in painted stucco over rubble stone with slate roof and roughcast stacks to end walls and ridge. Two-storey 3-window range to Nos 1 and 3 (Gwalia) and 2-windows to No 5.
Nos 1 and 3: (Gwalia) has three 12-pane sashes above, one to left, two to right and door and one sash to ground floor right. Ground floor left shop with plain C20 plate glass window each side of former door, now also glazed. Roughcast and rendered S end wall, shown as slate hung in old photographs.
No 5: has two 12-pane sashes above and large modern wood-framed shop window below.
Prominently sited with group value with other buildings in Cross Square.
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