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Lloyds Chemist

A Grade II Listed Building in Cowbridge, Vale of Glamorgan

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Latitude: 51.4621 / 51°27'43"N

Longitude: -3.4485 / 3°26'54"W

OS Eastings: 299467

OS Northings: 174679

OS Grid: SS994746

Mapcode National: GBR HK.M59G

Mapcode Global: VH6F8.5HRZ

Plus Code: 9C3RFH62+VH

Entry Name: Lloyds Chemist

Listing Date: 5 December 1963

Last Amended: 21 June 2001

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 13207

Building Class: Commercial

Location: The middle of a group of 3 gabled buildings about 100m 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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C17 origins.


Gable end to street of two storeys and attic, with roughcast cladding and long and short stuccoed quoins; stump of finial. Slate gabled roof with large stone stack on ridge towards rear of front wing and tall stone stack to left hand. On ground floor, wide modern shop front to R; to L, doorway with curved ogee hood of moulded wood on scroll brackets with inset floral decoration in relief; modern C20 panelled door, the C19 panelled door stored in rear passage. On first floor, canted three-light bay window with sash lights with glazing bars; semi-circular sash window with glazing bars with architrave and keystone to second floor.


Inside, massive ceiling beam in front ground floor room. Wide staircase rises in thickness of stone internal partition wall; original staircase between ground and first floors is not in use and a modern staircase rises on NW of house, replacing fireplace to first floor front room. First floor front room with panelled shutters to bay window, part of ceiling cornice remains with modillions and C19 frieze. Wide doorway with panelled reveals between front and rear first floor rooms with reeded newels remaining from staircase to ground floor.

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