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Latitude: 52.0297 / 52°1'46"N
Longitude: -5.0737 / 5°4'25"W
OS Eastings: 189242
OS Northings: 241268
OS Grid: SM892412
Mapcode National: GBR CF.GB4X
Mapcode Global: VH1QD.07LW
Plus Code: 9C4P2WHG+VG
Entry Name: Former Lighthouse-Keepers Cottages
Listing Date: 14 July 1993
Last Amended: 14 July 1993
Source ID: 12993
Building Class: Domestic
Location: Situated on Ynys Meicel, a small island joined to NW corner of headland by metal access bridge.
Community: Pencaer (Pen-caer)
Traditional County: Pembrokeshire
1908/9 lighthouse and keepers' cottages, whitewashed rendered walls. Lighthouse has tapering 55ft high round tower with moulded cornice carrying iron balcony rail around big lattice-glazed lantern. Domed metal roof with weathervane. The lantern contains a large Chance lens and is controlled automatically.
Single-storey group of buildings to S, T-plan with 5-bay S end, corniced, with flat roofs, the centre and end bays projecting, each with mullion and transom window. Door in side of centre projection. E side has two windows and centre door. Rendered corniced stacks.
The group of buildings is enclosed in whitewashed rubble boundary wall with pyramid capped gatepiers.
One of the last traditional lighthouses built by Trinity House in the British Isles.
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