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Park Wall Flanking Railings at Driveway entrance to Cyfartha Castle

A Grade II Listed Building in Park (Parc), Merthyr Tydfil

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.7541 / 51°45'14"N

Longitude: -3.3909 / 3°23'27"W

OS Eastings: 304085

OS Northings: 207070

OS Grid: SO040070

Mapcode National: GBR HN.0MRN

Mapcode Global: VH6CY.55QN

Entry Name: Park Wall Flanking Railings at Driveway entrance to Cyfartha Castle

Listing Date: 15 July 1974

Last Amended: 13 January 1988

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 11401

Building Class: Gardens, Parks and Urban Spaces

Location: Two sections of boundary wall flanking the main road.

County: Merthyr Tydfil

Community: Park (Parc)

Community: Park

Built-Up Area: Merthyr Tydfil

Traditional County: Glamorgan

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History

Probably ca 1825 and built with the entrance gates and lodges.

Exterior

Rough stonework with castellated cappings to match outer turrets of entrance railings. Left-hand section of wall extends NW to a point close to road junction with the Gurnos road and directly opposite the NW end of the park lake. Right-hand section of wall extends SE as far as the bus lay-by on N side of road above Williamstown.

Reasons for Listing

Included for group value with other listed items at Cyfarthfa Castle park and Pandy Farm.

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