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Wellington's Cafe Bar

A Grade II Listed Building in Cardiff, Cardiff

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Latitude: 51.4784 / 51°28'42"N

Longitude: -3.1759 / 3°10'33"W

OS Eastings: 318435

OS Northings: 176147

OS Grid: ST184761

Mapcode National: GBR KJN.V0

Mapcode Global: VH6FD.W3XH

Plus Code: 9C3RFRHF+9J

Entry Name: Wellington's Cafe Bar

Listing Date: 30 April 1999

Last Amended: 30 April 1999

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 21689

Building Class: Commercial

Location: To L (south) of Tabernacl Chapel.

County: Cardiff

Community: Castle (Castell)

Community: Castle

Built-Up Area: Cardiff

Traditional County: Glamorgan

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Circa 1900; until recently the "Duke of Wellington" public house.


Three storey public house; pressed red brick, slate roof. Seven window front to The Hayes, grouped into 3 bays, 3-2-3, and articulated by pilasters. Above cornice, to centre, aedicule with inscription "Duke of Wellington", pinnacle and flanking urns. Round-headed windows to top floor, camber-headed windows to first floor with sash glazing. On ground floor, 3 broad camber-headed windows with tall key stones rising to string course under first floor windows; 2 doorways with broken pediments. Similar splayed corner bay to L with doorway glazed in, and similar 2-window elevation to Caroline Street.

Reasons for Listing

Listed for group value with neighbouring listed buildings in The Hayes.

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