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Architecture of Wales

08 March 2013

1861 – Denbigh Railway Station, Wales

Architect: Lloyd Williams & Underwood Constructed for the Vale of Clwyd Railway which was a standard-gauge line which connecting the towns of Rhyl and Denbigh via St. Asaph. The line was closed to...

08 February 2013

1869 – The Ham, Cowbridge, Glamorganshire, Wales

Architect: Sir Matthew Digby Wyatt From The Building News: “The house is built of limestone raised on the estate ; internally it is wainscoted neatlv throughout with oak, walnut, and olive wood”, the...

08 February 2013

1862 – Former Probate Registry, Cardiff Road, Llandaff, Wales

Architect: John Prichard Grade 2 listed, and now in use as commercial offices. From The Building News: “This building has a recessed porch communicating with a vestibule, to the right of which is...

26 October 2012

1884 – Church, Wrexham, Wales

Architect: E.M. Bruce Vaughn Design for new church in Southsea, Wrexham, published in The Building News, October 24th 1884. In 1926, it was decided to demolish this building, and replace it with a...

15 September 2012

1872 – University of Wales, Aberystwyth, Wales

Architect: J.P. Seddon Founded in 1872 as University College Wales, Aberystwyth became a founder member of the University of Wales in 1894. The original university building, next to the sea, known as “Old...

31 August 2012

1892 – Selected design for Llanelli Town Hall, Wales

Architect: William Griffiths Selected design after a competition for a new town hall for Llanelli. In August 1892, the architect Charles Barry, appointed official adjudicator, considered the twentyfive plans submitted. The winning design...

17 June 2012

1901 – ‘Holme Tower’, Penarth, Wales

Architect: Edwin J. Jones

15 April 2012

1475 – St Padarn’s Church, Llanbadarn Fawr, Wales

Architect: The site has been used for Christian worship since it was founded by Saint Padarn in the 6th century[1]. It was rebuilt in the thirteenth century after a fire, and is a...

27 March 2012

1876 – Proposed New Infirmary, Cardiff, Wales

Architect: Bell & Roper Sketch of administration block and block plans, as published in The Building News, May 26th 1876.