Manselton

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Manselton
Manselton is located in Swansea
Manselton
Manselton
Location within Swansea
OS grid referenceSS648949
Principal area
Ceremonial county
CountryWales
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townSWANSEA
Postcode districtSA5
Dialling code01792
PoliceSouth Wales
FireMid and West Wales
AmbulanceWelsh
EU ParliamentWales
UK Parliament
Welsh Assembly
List of places
UK
Wales
Swansea
51°38′14″N 3°57′14″W / 51.63736°N 3.95376°W / 51.63736; -3.95376Coordinates: 51°38′14″N 3°57′14″W / 51.63736°N 3.95376°W / 51.63736; -3.95376

Manselton (Trefansel in Welsh) is a suburban area of Swansea, Wales falling within the Cwmbwrla ward. Manselton approximates to the area to the west of Llangyfelach Road just north of the railway line from Landore depot to west Wales.[1]

Manselton consists mainly of suburban housing, although there is large, open park area and a few shops. The local primary school was Manselton Primary school, which closed on 31 August 2012 https://schooletc.co.uk/school-manselton-primary-school-400877.

Grade II listed buildings in the area include:

  • Mount Calvary Baptist Chapel & Hall on Cecil Street
  • Manselton School & attached Block on Manor Road
  • St. Michael & All Angel's Church on Manor Road

Manselton also has a local doctors surgery which is located along the side road by the local Chemist. It also has a local community centre which is located behind the chemist.

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