A Grade II Listed Building in Castle, Cardiff
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Latitude: 51.4865 / 51°29'11"N
Longitude: -3.1789 / 3°10'43"W
OS Eastings: 318241
OS Northings: 177054
OS Grid: ST182770
Mapcode National: GBR KJK.52
Mapcode Global: VH6F6.VW9T
Entry Name: Public Conveniences
Listing Date: 30 April 1999
Last Amended: 30 April 1999
Source ID: 21670
Building Class: Health and Welfare
Location: To rear (N) of National Museum.
Community: Castle (Castell)
Built-Up Area: Cardiff
Traditional County: Glamorgan
Early C20 public convenience block.
Single-storey block in concrete imitating Portland Stone. Classical detailing; parapet, central niche flanked by rectangular windows (blocked)with keystones; separate entrance doorways to N and S returns.
Reasons for Listing
Listed for group value with other buildings in Cathays Park.
Other nearby listed buildings
Welsh National War Memorial
In centre of Alexandra Gardens.
National Museum of Wales
Between Museum Avenue and Park Place, facing Gorsedd Gardens.
University of Wales, Cardiff, including Forecourt Walls
Opposite E side of Alexandra Gardens, on a large site backing on to Park Place.
Statue of Lord Aberdare
To NE of National War Memorial
Cardiff City Hall
Between King Edward VII Avenue and Museum Avenue, facing Gorsedd Gardens between Law Courts (L) and
On corner with Museum Place
Pair of Obelisk Lamp Stands to W of City Hall
Flanking W entrance to City Hall.
Pair of Obelisk Lamp Stands to SE of City Hall
To right (SE) of front entrance of City Hall