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Grand Hotel

A Grade II Listed Building in Castle (Castell), Cardiff

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.4804 / 51°28'49"N

Longitude: -3.182 / 3°10'55"W

OS Eastings: 318013

OS Northings: 176376

OS Grid: ST180763

Mapcode National: GBR KHM.G8

Mapcode Global: VH6FD.S1NZ

Entry Name: Grand Hotel

Listing Date: 30 April 1999

Last Amended: 30 April 1999

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 21702

Building Class: Commercial

Location: Opposite Castle Court, about 100 m SE of junction with Castle Street.

County: Cardiff

Community: Castle (Castell)

Community: Castle

Built-Up Area: Cardiff

Traditional County: Glamorgan

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History

Circa 1888. The glazed round arches giving onto the balcony were formerly open.

Exterior

French Renaissance style hotel. Bathstone front (lower levels painted) of 4 storeys. Central 3-window frontispiece with steep pavilion roof with wrought iron cresting; pedimented central windows; frontispiece is advanced at balcony level. Below this, entrance arch with inscription "Grand Hotel", and iron porch.
To each sideof frontispiece, at attic level, three round-arched dormers with ball finials; on top floor 3 windows, below these three round-headed door-windows with glazing above, and bracketed wrought-iron balcony. Doorways with steep pediments to ends.

Reasons for Listing

Group value with adjacent listed buildings.

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