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Telephone Call-box (tel no: 01758 712919)

A Grade II Listed Building in Llanengan, Gwynedd

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.8135 / 52°48'48"N

Longitude: -4.5322 / 4°31'56"W

OS Eastings: 229436

OS Northings: 327005

OS Grid: SH294270

Mapcode National: GBR 55.VX2R

Mapcode Global: WH44V.CJ1X

Entry Name: Telephone Call-box (tel no: 01758 712919)

Listing Date: 10 May 1988

Last Amended: 1 April 1998

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 4613

Building Class: Communications

Location: Situated in Llanengan village on T-junction with road from Llangian. Recessed into rubble-faced bank.

County: Gwynedd

Town: Pwllheli

Community: Llanengan

Community: Llanengan

Traditional County: Caernarfonshire

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History

Telephone call-box to standard K6 design by Sir Giles Gilbert Scott introduced by the GPO in 1936. This example has the George VI crown, pre 1953.

Exterior

Telephone kiosk, red-painted cast-iron square plan with curved angles, two glazed sides and glazed front door. Raised surrounds to glazing panels and door, glazing in horizontal tiers with marginal bars. Top has translucent lettered panels and Soaneian shallow square dome with embossed crowns in lunettes. Blank rear.

Interior

Modernised telephone equipment.

Reasons for Listing

Included for prominent location in centre of an attractive village.

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