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Telephone Call-box at the General Stores

A Grade II Listed Building in Mathry, Pembrokeshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.9462 / 51°56'46"N

Longitude: -5.0876 / 5°5'15"W

OS Eastings: 187894

OS Northings: 232030

OS Grid: SM878320

Mapcode National: GBR CF.MDQX

Mapcode Global: VH1QR.RBRV

Plus Code: 9C3PWWW6+FX

Entry Name: Telephone Call-box at the General Stores

Listing Date: 15 July 1988

Last Amended: 29 April 1993

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 12938

Building Class: Communications

Location: Situated on pavement in front of General Stores opposite NW corner of churchyard.

County: Pembrokeshire

Community: Mathry (Mathri)

Community: Mathry

Traditional County: Pembrokeshire

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History

Telephone Call-box of K6-type. Square red kiosk, cast-iron to standard design of Sir Giles Gilbert Scott, architect. Design introduced 1936, this example made before 1952.

Exterior

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Domed roof with 4 lunettes containing embossed George VI crowns over red-lettered illuminated panel and ventilation slits. Raised surrounds to door and sides, marginal glazing bars to horizontal (perspex) panels. Moulded plinth, blank rear.

Reasons for Listing

Included for central location within conservation area.

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