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Telephone Call-box

A Grade II Listed Building in Michaelston-le-Pit and Leckwith (Llanfihangel-y-Pwll a Lecwydd), Vale of Glamorgan

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.4499 / 51°26'59"N

Longitude: -3.2224 / 3°13'20"W

OS Eastings: 315153

OS Northings: 173030

OS Grid: ST151730

Mapcode National: GBR K6Z.F6

Mapcode Global: VH6FD.3T9D

Entry Name: Telephone Call-box

Listing Date: 30 November 1990

Last Amended: 25 April 2002

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 13449

Building Class: Communications

Location: In the village centre, adjacent to the gable end of the listed row of Church Cottages and opposite the church.

County: Vale of Glamorgan

Town: Cardiff

Community: Michaelston-le-Pit and Leckwith (Llanfihangel-y-Pwll a Lecwydd)

Community: Michaelston

Locality: Michaelston-le-Pit

Traditional County: Glamorgan

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History

K6 type square red kiosk of standard design by Giles Gilbert Scott, architect of London. Design introduced by GPO in 1936.

Exterior

K 6 telephone box. Of cast iron painted red with domed roof surmounted by crown; 4 lunettes with red-lettered opals and ventilation slits. Raised surrounds to sides and door with margin bars to horizontal glazing. Blank rear with casting inscription, moulded plinth.

Reasons for Listing

Listed for group value with the Church of St Michael and Church Cottages in this central village location.

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