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Premises occupied by Jacob's Antique Market

A Grade II Listed Building in Butetown, Cardiff

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Latitude: 51.4756 / 51°28'32"N

Longitude: -3.1764 / 3°10'34"W

OS Eastings: 318397

OS Northings: 175843

OS Grid: ST183758

Mapcode National: GBR KJN.QZ

Mapcode Global: VH6FD.W5NL

Plus Code: 9C3RFRGF+7F

Entry Name: Premises occupied by Jacob's Antique Market

Listing Date: 19 May 1975

Last Amended: 21 August 1998

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 14025

Building Class: Commercial

Location: Immediately S of railway bridge, and adjoining Jacobs antique market of which building is now part.

County: Cardiff

Community: Butetown

Community: Butetown

Built-Up Area: Cardiff

Traditional County: Glamorgan

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Probaly early C19 house (appears to be on O'Rouke's plan of 1849), marked as inn on early C20 Ordnance Survey maps and situated on what was formerly wharf of Glamorganshire Canal.


Two storeys, three windows wide. Slate roof and red brick chimney. Smooth render with pilaster strips and band course between storeys. First floor windows small-pane hornless sashes, end windows 8 panes over 8, central window opening the same size but fitted with narrower sash with 6 panes over 6 and flanking panelled infill. Ground floor windows small-paned horned sashes. Central entrance doorway has triangular pedimneted doorcase with fluted pilasters. Panelled reveals to doorway.

Reasons for Listing

Listed as rare surviving building of this period in central Cardiff.

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