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La Chop

A Grade II Listed Building in Pontypridd, Rhondda Cynon Taff

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.6022 / 51°36'7"N

Longitude: -3.3408 / 3°20'26"W

OS Eastings: 307236

OS Northings: 190112

OS Grid: ST072901

Mapcode National: GBR HQ.B8DJ

Mapcode Global: VH6DK.1ZQN

Entry Name: La Chop

Listing Date: 26 February 2001

Last Amended: 26 February 2001

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 24898

Building Class: Commercial

Location: 5c is the centre of the shops in the ground floor of Market Chambers.

County: Rhondda Cynon Taff

Town: Pontypridd

Community: Pontypridd

Community: Pontypridd

Built-Up Area: Pontypridd

Traditional County: Glamorgan

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History

Built in 1890 as the Town Hall and Town Hall Chambers, replacing the earlier market building adjoining to the W, by the local architect Thomas Rowlands. The hall later became known as the Lesser Town Hall and served as a Music Hall and cinema. It became a clothes market in 1988 and is now re-named The Arcade.

Reasons for Listing

Listed for architectural interest as a late Victorian public building retaining original character, and for group value with the Old Market Hall and Market Tavern Hotel.

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