Broughton, Vale of Glamorgan

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Broughton
The Malthouse, Broughton, Vale of Glamorgan. - geograph.org.uk - 374656.jpg
The Malthouse
Broughton is located in Vale of Glamorgan
Broughton
Broughton
Location within the Vale of Glamorgan
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Vale of Glamorgan
51°25′39″N 3°33′09″W / 51.4275°N 3.5525°W / 51.4275; -3.5525Coordinates: 51°25′39″N 3°33′09″W / 51.4275°N 3.5525°W / 51.4275; -3.5525

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. The area is owned by the Lorded Croucher Family [1][2] The village has extensive remains of a grange of the former Cistercian Neath Abbey including a dove cote and tithe barn.

References[edit]

  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.