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Latitude: 51.7711 / 51°46'16"N
Longitude: -4.4622 / 4°27'44"W
OS Eastings: 230208
OS Northings: 210919
OS Grid: SN302109
Mapcode National: GBR D7.ZRTD
Mapcode Global: VH3LS.LRV3
Entry Name: Brown's Hotel
Listing Date: 30 November 1966
Last Amended: 25 September 1986
Source ID: 9638
Building Class: Commercial
Location: Set into a continuous row of frontages near the crossroads with Victoria Street.
Community: Laugharne Township
Traditional County: Carmarthenshire
Dated 1752; 1938 restoration and modern alterations.
Dylan Thomas frequented the bar during his years in Laugharne and the interior is now decorated with memorabilia. The bar is said to have been made out of the pulpit of the destroyed Congregational Chapel.
Georgian 2-storey and attic 3-window roughcast front. Tall proprietary slate roof with lowered eaves, rendered chimney stacks; modern swept roof dormers. Recessed 12-pane sash windows to 1st floor; splayed bays below with advanced moulded cornices and sash glazing. Central porch with Doric columns, brackets over pilasters behind; boarded door. Lettered panel between second and third floors with shield containing the dates 1752 and 1938 to the centre. Plaque to left reads "This Pine End Belongs to G James 1752".
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