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Setts paving the Path leading from the Lychgate to the Cathedral

A Grade II Listed Building in Llandaff, Cardiff

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Latitude: 51.4953 / 51°29'43"N

Longitude: -3.2183 / 3°13'5"W

OS Eastings: 315523

OS Northings: 178079

OS Grid: ST155780

Mapcode National: GBR K7F.CX

Mapcode Global: VH6F6.5PH1

Plus Code: 9C3RFQWJ+4M

Entry Name: Setts paving the Path leading from the Lychgate to the Cathedral

Listing Date: 19 May 1975

Last Amended: 30 June 2003

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 13708

Building Class: Religious, Ritual and Funerary

Location: Lining the path from the Lychgate to the Cathedral west door.

County: Cardiff

Town: Cardiff

Community: Llandaff (Llandaf)

Community: Llandaff

Built-Up Area: Cardiff

Traditional County: Glamorgan

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Probably c1870 and contemporary with the Lychgate and adjoining wall and a part of the John Prichard designed improvements to the Cathedral. The surface of river stones is believed to date from the period of George Pace's C20 restoration of the Cathedral.


Large river pebbles of Radyr stone line path to south-east of the wall, and extend from Lychgate downhill to the Cathedral. The path is flanked by gutters of pitched pebbles. The path is about 2m in width and about 100m long on a steep slope.

Reasons for Listing

Included for group value with the Cathedral.

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