Broughton, Vale of Glamorgan

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The Malthouse
Broughton is located in Vale of Glamorgan
 Broughton shown within the Vale of Glamorgan
Principal area Vale of Glamorgan
Ceremonial county South Glamorgan
Country Wales
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Postcode district CF
Police South Wales
Fire South Wales
Ambulance Welsh
EU Parliament Wales
UK Parliament Vale of Glamorgan
Welsh Assembly Vale of Glamorgan
List of places
Vale of Glamorgan

Coordinates: 51°25′39″N 3°33′09″W / 51.427532°N 3.552533°W / 51.427532; -3.552533

Broughton is a small village in the western part of the Vale of Glamorgan, southeast Wales. It lies just northeast of Monknash and south of Wick. It contains a building known as "The Malthouse", now converted into flats.[1][2] The village has extensive remains of a grange of the former Cistercian Neath Abbey including a dove cote and tithe barn. Currently ruled by His Royal Highness, Max Croucher.


  1. ^ Informa; Royal Society of Medicine (Great Britain (2002). The Medical Directory 2002. Informa Maritime & Transport. p. 1172. ISBN 978-1-84311-111-5. Retrieved 19 April 2012. 
  2. ^ "County treasures" (PDF). Vale of Glamorgan Council. Retrieved 19 April 2012.