This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.
We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?
Latitude: 52.3437 / 52°20'37"N
Longitude: -3.0482 / 3°2'53"W
OS Eastings: 328687
OS Northings: 272251
OS Grid: SO286722
Mapcode National: GBR B4.TG71
Mapcode Global: VH76P.3CW5
Plus Code: 9C4R8XV2+FP
Entry Name: Lamp Post
Listing Date: 30 September 1985
Last Amended: 30 September 1985
Source ID: 8967
Building Class: Gardens, Parks and Urban Spaces
Location: On the north bank of Wylcwm Brook and forming part of a modern square opposite the Norton Arms Hotel and across Wylcwm Brook from Nos 11 and 12 Brookside.
Community: Knighton (Tref-y-clawdd)
Built-Up Area: Knighton
Traditional County: Radnorshire
Dated 1867. Relocated cast-iron gothic railings and one lamp-post surviving from the former road bridge across Wylcwm Brook (construction possibly linked to the opening of the Norton Arms Hotel in same year).
Two equal lenghts of cut ironwork railings set at right-angles to each other, modern stonework and concrete plinths and piers. Uprights of continuous pointed arches under cylindrical handrails, finials to bottom rail. Two shorter sections with similar ironwork detailing to north.
Lamp-post to right end, octagonal base section, fluted stem and ornamental cap to lamp.
Raised lettering on bottom rail reads:- "S W Williams County Surveyor Radnorshire. AD 1867". Inscription on Lamp-post reads:- "W Thomas. Llanidloes Foundry".
Other nearby listed buildings