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Telephone Call-box north of the parish church

A Grade II Listed Building in Llanmaes, Vale of Glamorgan

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.4159 / 51°24'57"N

Longitude: -3.4675 / 3°28'3"W

OS Eastings: 298042

OS Northings: 169563

OS Grid: SS980695

Mapcode National: GBR HK.Q0HK

Mapcode Global: VH5HZ.VN6Y

Entry Name: Telephone Call-box north of the parish church

Listing Date: 30 November 1990

Last Amended: 18 February 2005

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 13452

Building Class: Communications

Location: In the centre of Llanmaes village about 50m north of the Church of St Cattwg.

County: Vale of Glamorgan

Town: Barry

Community: Llan-maes (Llan-faes)

Community: Llan-Maes

Locality: Llanmaes

Built-Up Area: Llanmaes

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

In a heritage location close to the parish church.

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