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St Lythans, The Vale of Glamorgan

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St Lythans, The Vale of Glamorgan

St Lythans is an affluent hamlet and former parish in the Vale of Glamorgan, southeast Wales, just outside of western Cardiff. It lies southwest of Culverhouse Cross, west of Wenvoe and southwest of Twyn-yr-Odyn and is also connected by road from Dyffryn and the Five Mile Lane in the west. It is one of the wealthiest communities in the Vale of Glamorgan, containing some notable mansions and cottages, valued on average at over £500,000 ($800,000) as of 2011.
Administrative CountyThe Vale of Glamorgan
Traditional CountyGlamorgan
OS GridST1072
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Region
CountryWales
Police AuthoritySouth Wales
Fire and Rescue AuthoritySouth Wales
Fire and Rescue AuthoritySouth Wales
Ambulance AuthorityWelsh
 

Other names by which St Lythans, The Vale of Glamorgan has been known in the past

Lythan St ~ St Lythan

St Lythans, The Vale of Glamorgan in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

St Lythans, par., in SE. of Glamorgan, 5½ miles SW. of Cardiff, 1284 ac., pop. 81.

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