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Churchyard Wall of Church of St Donat

A Grade II Listed Building in Welsh St. Donats (Llanddunwyd), Vale of Glamorgan

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Latitude: 51.4765 / 51°28'35"N

Longitude: -3.4014 / 3°24'4"W

OS Eastings: 302773

OS Northings: 176211

OS Grid: ST027762

Mapcode National: GBR HM.LC4H

Mapcode Global: VH6F9.046Z

Plus Code: 9C3RFHGX+HF

Entry Name: Churchyard Wall of Church of St Donat

Listing Date: 21 December 2004

Last Amended: 21 December 2004

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 83405

Building Class: Religious, Ritual and Funerary

Location: Surrounding the Church of St Donat in the centre of the village of Welsh St Donats.

County: Vale of Glamorgan

Town: Cowbridge

Community: Welsh St. Donats (Llanddunwyd)

Community: Welsh St. Donats

Locality: Welsh St Donats

Traditional County: Glamorgan

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Possibly C18 in origin with C19 and C20 repairs and rebuilding.


Wall of local lias limestone rubble about 1.5m in height which surrounds the churchyard and is set on a bank on the north, east and west sides. The entrance is on the south side where there are modern double gates, and the wall bounds some houses at the south-east corner.

Reasons for Listing

Included for its special historic interest as a well preserved churchyard wall having group value with the Church of St. Donat and Great House.

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Other nearby listed buildings

  • II Great House
    In the centre of the village of Welsh St Donats about 50m south of the Church of St Donat.
  • I Church of St Donat
    In the centre of Welsh St Donats village.
  • II Pigsty at Ty-draw
    In the south-east corner of the Community in the yard at Ty-draw Farm.
  • II Llwyn Rhyddid
    Substantial detached farmhouse set within landscaped parkland with serpentine driveway, now sub-divided into two dwellings. Mid C19 farmyard ranges to east.

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