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Latitude: 51.5708 / 51°34'14"N
Longitude: -3.3266 / 3°19'35"W
OS Eastings: 308155
OS Northings: 186604
OS Grid: ST081866
Mapcode National: GBR HQ.DCXW
Mapcode Global: VH6DR.9S66
Plus Code: 9C3RHMCF+89
Entry Name: Church of St Illtyd
Listing Date: 31 October 1954
Last Amended: 19 July 2001
Source ID: 25541
Building Class: Religious, Ritual and Funerary
Location: At corner of St Illtyd Road and Church Road
County: Rhondda Cynon Taff
Community: Llantwit Fardre (Llanilltud Faerdref)
Community: Llantwit Fardre
Locality: Upper Church Village
Built-Up Area: Church Village
Traditional County: Glamorgan
Nave and chancel said to date from around 1525; west tower dated 1636. Large extensions to S side of nave 1972-74.
Brown rubble with slate roofs; nave, lower chancel, rendered tower. Tower has saddle-back roof, and round-headed W doorway; datestone with inscription "This stee/ple was made AM/DOM 1636/ Thomas Robt/ (Builder?)".
Nave has 2 windows, camber-headed window to W, and two 2-light Gothic windows. Chancel has 2-light N window, and 2-light Gothic E window.
On S side, modern extension in matching materials runs along whole elevations of nave and chancel; pitched roof next to nave; flat roof next to chancel; square-headed mullioned windows.
Nave with segmental plaster ceiling; chancel with 2 arch-braced trusses. Stained glass in nave (NW) by Frank Roper.
Listed for surviving early fabric
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