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An impressive plan for one of Cardiff’s most historic pubs, which has been open for years

Incredible Plans for a Huge Corporation Pub Cardiff It was revealed that it remained empty for many years.

Victorian pubs have been vacant for three years after sold out for over £ 800,000.

Today, Cardiff’s local and interior designer Tim Rice is working to transform the former buzzer into an “environmentally friendly and sustainable supermarket” full of local traders.

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The design of the pub shows a large plant hanging from the ceiling, the pub is divided into 24 units, with tables and chairs spread throughout.

According to Tim, the pub is the biggest project to date, but the goal is to open in about two months.

Tim Rice in a former pub

Tim said: “I’ve been thinking about it for quite some time, but it’s finally happening.

“My friend bought a building and approached me and said he wanted to do something like that.

“So I thought I’d do something like a convenience store here because the blockades and prices would go up and people would lose their jobs, but everyone is local.”

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He added:

“We offer coffee shops, bars, food products, as well as products and services that help attract potential customers and generate revenue for each vendor.

None of the vendors have been identified, but Tim said it was a “balanced product” that could include cheesemakers, second-hand clothing, household items, pottery, and art.

Some of Tim’s inspiration about what a former pub looks like

In an abandoned pub

Tim said: “When you enter Tesco, it’s just a shelf, but I wanted it to be a fresh and rustic environment, rather than being structured like such a place.

“Tables and chairs are everywhere. You might go to coffee or lunch spots, sit where the potters are and look around. That helps create a community.”

“No doubt people are shopping locally more than they are now, and now everyone needs to work hard to support them,” he added.

The plan has recently receded, but Tim said they are aiming to open within eight to ten weeks.

Tim is known for numerous projects throughout the capital, including a similar venture “The Dairy” in Pontcanna and the design of the Ffresh Cabaret Bar at the Wales Millennium Center.

The corporation, which was popular with Cardiff City fans on Matchday, has a long history. In his later years, he gained a harsh reputation as a rough pub, with regular fights.

In 2018, the historic pub was auctioned for a guide price of £ 500,000. But in the end it sold for £ 810,00. This is good news for the Cardiff Council, which owned the building.



An impressive plan for one of Cardiff's most historic pubs, which has been open for years

SourceAn impressive plan for one of Cardiff's most historic pubs, which has been open for years

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