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The Poplars, including garden walls and gate

A Grade II Listed Building in Cowbridge, Vale of Glamorgan

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Latitude: 51.4605 / 51°27'37"N

Longitude: -3.4492 / 3°26'57"W

OS Eastings: 299414

OS Northings: 174498

OS Grid: SS994744

Mapcode National: GBR HK.MC3G

Mapcode Global: VH6F8.5KD7

Plus Code: 9C3RFH62+58

Entry Name: The Poplars, including garden walls and gate

Listing Date: 3 February 1981

Last Amended: 21 June 2001

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 13235

Building Class: Domestic

Location: Beyond playground, near footbridge over River Thaw.

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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Earlier C19. On Tithe Map.


Two storey house with adjoining single storey service wing to SE. Both with stone walls, the rear elevation of the house of stone rubble and the front elevation faced with stone in courses; the gable walls of the house are slate hung. Slate and slate asbestos gabled roof to house with stone flanking stacks. Three bay front elevation with a sash window without glazing bars on ground floor each side of centre doorway, the last with wood trellis porch with tented roof and half-glazed panelled door, the top panels with rounded heads. Three sash windows four panes wide on first floor. Rear or NW elevation with three two-light casements with small panes on first floor; on ground floor, a similar casement set each side of a doorway set asymmetrically to centre first floor window, this doorway with ledged door and lean-to porch with sloping roof and boarded sides.

The front and rear gardens are surrounded by a stone wall with a C19 iron gate in SW side leading to front elevation and with a stone stile in front of rear elevation on NW side.

Reasons for Listing

Early C19 house preserving its historic character.

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