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The Three Tuns

A Grade II Listed Building in St Nicholas, Vale of Glamorgan

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Latitude: 51.4607 / 51°27'38"N

Longitude: -3.3086 / 3°18'31"W

OS Eastings: 309182

OS Northings: 174338

OS Grid: ST091743

Mapcode National: GBR HR.MBGB

Mapcode Global: VH6FB.LKQ2

Plus Code: 9C3RFM6R+7H

Entry Name: The Three Tuns

Listing Date: 28 January 1963

Last Amended: 31 July 1995

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 13637

Building Class: Domestic

Location: Prominently situated within St. Nicholas Village. Set back from the road frontage by a modern rubble stone wall with flagged courtyard to front.

County: Vale of Glamorgan

Community: St. Nicholas and Bonvilston (Sain Nicolas a Thresimwn)

Community: St. Nicholas and Bonvilston

Locality: St Nicholas

Built-Up Area: St Nicholas

Traditional County: Glamorgan

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C16 origins, understood to have formerly been an Inn and now in residential use.


Two storey house of eight bays, limestone rubble elevations beneath a longstraw thatch roof. To ground floor timber casements of two, three and four small paned lights, with two six over six sashes at the E end. The four-centred arched front door has a Victorian hoodmould over with foliate labels. To first floor eight sashes with glazing bars, two at W end, eight over eight, the remainder six over six; beneath "eyebrows", with exposed timber lintels. Two doorways to front, one to N end and one to S. Assorted casement windows to ground floor. Three rubble chimneys, one gable and two axial.


Not accessible at time of inspection. (March 1995)

Reasons for Listing

Listed grade II as a picturesque village house of C16 origins.

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