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Boundary Wall to the west of The Cathedral School

A Grade II Listed Building in Llandaff, Cardiff

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.4935 / 51°29'36"N

Longitude: -3.2174 / 3°13'2"W

OS Eastings: 315578

OS Northings: 177875

OS Grid: ST155778

Mapcode National: GBR K7G.KL

Mapcode Global: VH6F6.5QYG

Entry Name: Boundary Wall to the west of The Cathedral School

Listing Date: 19 May 1975

Last Amended: 30 June 2003

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 13656

Building Class: Domestic

Location: Bounds lane connecting High Street and Cardiff Road on its east side. It extends south from the south-west tower of the ruins of the Bishop's Palace as far as Cardiff Road.

County: Cardiff

Town: Cardiff

Community: Llandaff (Llandaf)

Community: Llandaff

Built-Up Area: Cardiff

Traditional County: Glamorgan

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History

Probably mid C18 and contemporary with the construction of Llandaff House, now The Cathedral School. It may have earlier origins, but ancient fabric is not now evident.

Exterior

Wall of thinly coursed local lias stone rubble which is about 2.25m in height and runs for about 200m on the north-east side of the lane from High Street to Cardiff Road.

Reasons for Listing

Included for its group value with the surrounding listed buildings.

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Other nearby listed buildings

  • II East Boundary Wall of The Lodge and car park at rear
    Runs from Cardiff Road along eastern boundary of lane (connecting High Street and Cardiff Road) to a point where it joins the original garden wall to St Andrew and St Cross Minor Canonries.
  • II The Lodge
    On the north-east side of the road opposite St Michael's College and between the old Probate Registry and the Cathedral School.
  • II Milepost outside the Cathedral School
    On the east side of Cardiff Road and part of an important group of buildings at the south entrance to Llandaff village.
  • II Chapel of The Cathedral School
    Chapel situated to south-west of school and connected to school by a single storey wing contemporary with the chapel.
  • II The Old Registry
    On the east side of Cardiff Road and part of an important group of buildings at the south entrance to Llandaff village.
  • II* The Cathedral School
    On the east side of Cardiff Road and part of an important group of buildings at the south entrance to Llandaff village.
  • II Front Garden Wall
    Running along the street frontage of No 51.
  • II St. Cross
    Part of the group of important buildings at the south-west entrance to The Cathedral Green.

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