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Telephone Call-box on the road verge to the north of the Church of St Michael the Archangel

A Grade II Listed Building in St. Athan (Sain Tathan), Vale of Glamorgan

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.4213 / 51°25'16"N

Longitude: -3.4152 / 3°24'54"W

OS Eastings: 301690

OS Northings: 170091

OS Grid: ST016700

Mapcode National: GBR HM.PMND

Mapcode Global: VH6FG.RJCT

Entry Name: Telephone Call-box on the road verge to the north of the Church of St Michael the Archangel

Listing Date: 22 June 1990

Last Amended: 3 September 2004

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 13439

Building Class: Communications

Location: At the road junction on the north side of the Church of St Michael the Archangel.

County: Vale of Glamorgan

Town: Barry

Community: St. Athan (Sain Tathan)

Community: St. Athan

Locality: Flemingston

Traditional County: Glamorgan

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History

Design introduced by the GPO in 1936 to the standard design of Giles Gilbert Scott, architect of London. This example may well have been installed after WWII.

Exterior

K6 type square, red kiosk of cast iron construction. Raised surrounds to the door and sides with marginal glazing bars to horizontal glazing. Blank rear, moulded plinth. Domed roof with four lunettes with King George VI crowns over red lettered opals and ventilation slits.

Reasons for Listing

Included as a K6 type telephone call box in a heritage location.

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