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No 72, High Street (S Side) Barry,,,,,south Glamorgan,

A Grade II Listed Building in Barry, Vale of Glamorgan

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.3994 / 51°23'57"N

Longitude: -3.2844 / 3°17'3"W

OS Eastings: 310747

OS Northings: 167485

OS Grid: ST107674

Mapcode National: GBR HS.R4L0

Mapcode Global: VH6FR.1312

Entry Name: No 72, High Street (S Side) Barry,,,,,south Glamorgan,

Listing Date: 30 March 1995

Last Amended: 30 March 1995

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 15891

Building Class: Commercial

Location: On corner of High St and Market Street.

County: Vale of Glamorgan

Community: Barry (Y Barri)

Community: Barry

Built-Up Area: Barry

Traditional County: Glamorgan

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History

Group of 4 shops circa 1891.

Exterior

Three storeys, red brick with dressings in bathstone or terracotta; parapet with urn finials; horned sash glazing .
No 69 has 2 window front to High Street and splayed corner, others 3 windows
to High Street; upper floors articulated by Corinthian pilasters. Bracketed cornice terracotta band course; sill course and bracketed sills to second floor windows. First floor windows have cambered heads with keyblocks, broken cornice at impost level, sill course; bracketed sills with terracotta reliefs between brackets. On ground floor modern shopfronts between pilasters supporting dentil cornice; above pilasters small lunettes with reliefs of lion''s heads; corner has former doorway, round-headed with keyblock; floral capitals to jamb pilasters.
Elevation of No 69 to Market Street has three windows to each floor; two large shop windows, and lower block in red brick.

Reasons for Listing

Included as well-balanced design of period.

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