Ss Illtyd Gwynno and Dyfodwg, Llantrisant

Name:
Ss Illtyd Gwynno and Dyfodwg, Llantrisant
Record Type:
Parish Church
Church code:
4008
Diocese:
Llandaff
Archdeaconry:
Morgannwg
Parish:

Statutory Designation Information

Listed Building?
This is a Grade II* Listed Building
Scheduled Monument?
There is no Scheduled Monument within the curtilage or precinct

National Park

The church is not in a National Park

Conservation Area

The church is in a Conservation Area

Buildings At Risk Status

On Buildings At Risk Register?
This church is not on the Buildings at Risk Register
 

Approximate Date

Approximate Date:
Medieval

Exterior Image

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Summary Description

Llantrisant is the home of the Royal Mint situated in the town’s business park. The church is high above the present town centre of Talbot Green and the church is next to the remains of the castle. It was formerly the caput of the commote of Miskin. The castle was the work of the de Clare family, Lords of Glamorgan and as small borough was founded by them next to the castle. The commanding position of the church and borough overlooking the vale of Glamorgan while commanding a route in to the mountainous area of the county. Reference Buildings of Wales – Glamorgan 2001 The Encyclopaedia of Wales Three Chevrons Red Paul R Davies

Visiting and Facilities

The church is open for worship.
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Church Website

Church Website:
http://parishofllantrisant.org.uk/index.html

Sources and Further Information

View information on worship and access at this church on the Church In Wales web site