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Pets Corner

A Grade II Listed Building in Pontypridd, Rhondda Cynon Taff

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.6022 / 51°36'8"N

Longitude: -3.3408 / 3°20'26"W

OS Eastings: 307237

OS Northings: 190117

OS Grid: ST072901

Mapcode National: GBR HQ.B8DJ

Mapcode Global: VH6DK.1ZQM

Entry Name: Pets Corner

Listing Date: 26 February 2001

Last Amended: 26 February 2001

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 24899

Building Class: Commercial

Location: At the N end of the shops on 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.

Other nearby listed buildings

  • II La Chop
    5c is the centre of the shops in the ground floor of Market Chambers.
  • II The Arcade
    On the W side of Market Chambers.
  • II Market Chambers
    On the corner with Church Street in the pedestrianised centre of the town. Market Chambers faces Market Street and incorporates shops known as 5-6 Market Street in its lower storey.
  • II Market Tavern Hotel
    Within the pedestrianised area of the town centre on the N side of Market Chambers.
  • II Le Crazy Croissant
    5a-b occupies the S end of the lower storey of Market Chambers.
  • II Old Market Hall
    In the town centre, uphill from and W of the attached Market Chambers.
  • II Lloyds TSB Bank, Market Square branch
    On the S side of the junction of Market Street and Church Street, in the pedestrianised centre of the town.
  • II ,10,Market Street,Pontypridd,Pontypridd,,CF37 2ST
    Towards the N end of Market Street within a row of shop fronts, and in the pedestrianised area of the town centre.

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