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27, High Street, Cowbridge, SOUTH GLAMORGAN

A Grade II Listed Building in Cowbridge, Vale of Glamorgan

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Latitude: 51.462 / 51°27'43"N

Longitude: -3.4478 / 3°26'52"W

OS Eastings: 299517

OS Northings: 174664

OS Grid: SS995746

Mapcode National: GBR HK.M5GZ

Mapcode Global: VH6F8.6J42

Plus Code: 9C3RFH62+RV

Entry Name: 27, High Street, Cowbridge, SOUTH GLAMORGAN

Listing Date: 3 February 1981

Last Amended: 16 September 1999

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 13204

Building Class: Commercial

ID on this website: 300013204

Location: About 60m W of Town Hall.

County: Vale of Glamorgan

Community: Cowbridge with Llanblethian (Y Bont-faen a Llanfleiddan)

Community: Cowbridge with Llanblethian

Locality: Cowbridge

Built-Up Area: Cowbridge

Traditional County: Glamorgan

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Early C17 origins.


Two storey gable end wall to street with roughcast cladding and slate gabled roof with a brick stack on both front and rear gable ends. On ground floor, from right hand, doorway with ledged door before entrances to shop and first floor office, and wide canted shop window. On first floor, two widely spaced 4-pane sash windows. Long C18 to C19 rear range with wings with white washed stone rubble walls with roofs mainly with slate cladding but partly with pantile cladding on SE Side.


Inside, ground floor shop with two massive ceiling beams and, to rear, stone vaulted chamber; original roof trusses thought to remain but were not inspected.

Reasons for Listing

For surviving early structure and group value with adjacent listed buildings in High Street.

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