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Churchyard Wall, Gatepiers and Gates to the Church of the Holy Trinity running along the road

A Grade II Listed Building in St. Donats (Sain Dunwyd), Vale of Glamorgan

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Latitude: 51.4102 / 51°24'36"N

Longitude: -3.5527 / 3°33'9"W

OS Eastings: 292110

OS Northings: 169055

OS Grid: SS921690

Mapcode National: GBR HF.QH3B

Mapcode Global: VH5HY.CTQ9

Plus Code: 9C3RCC6W+3W

Entry Name: Churchyard Wall, Gatepiers and Gates to the Church of the Holy Trinity running along the road

Listing Date: 10 September 1982

Last Amended: 19 January 2005

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 13305

Building Class: Religious, Ritual and Funerary

Location: Separating the churchyard of the Church of the Holy Trinity from the road through Marcross village.

County: Vale of Glamorgan

Town: Bridgend

Community: St. Donats (Sain Dunwyd)

Community: St. Donats

Locality: Marcross

Traditional County: Glamorgan

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Probably mid C19 and indicating the re-alignment of the road at that time.


Low lias limestone rubble wall with coping of roughly dressed blocks of stone. The wall is about 1m in height. Opposite the south porch of the church there is a pair of C19 iron gates with circular uprights with arrow headed finials rising alternately above top and middle rails, the top rails curving downwards to centre, and each supported by an iron brace. Gates flanked by pair of gate piers of large blocks of stone with rounded ashlar coping. Towards north-east end there is a stile with modern repair and modern iron gate.

Reasons for Listing

Included for group value with the Church of the Holy Trinity.

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