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Telephone Call-box Beside Eastgate Mews

A Grade II Listed Building in Cowbridge, Vale of Glamorgan

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Latitude: 51.4599 / 51°27'35"N

Longitude: -3.443 / 3°26'34"W

OS Eastings: 299846

OS Northings: 174420

OS Grid: SS998744

Mapcode National: GBR HL.M6P7

Mapcode Global: VH6F8.8KPQ

Plus Code: 9C3RFH54+WR

Entry Name: Telephone Call-box Beside Eastgate Mews

Listing Date: 23 November 1992

Last Amended: 16 September 1999

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 13474

Building Class: Communications

Location: On corner with Croft Terrace.

County: Vale of Glamorgan

Community: Cowbridge with Llanblethian (Y Bont-faen a Llanfleiddan)

Community: Cowbridge with Llanblethian

Locality: Cowbridge

Built-Up Area: Cowbridge

Traditional County: Glamorgan

Tagged with: Red telephone box

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GVIR, K6 type. Square red kiosk of cast-iron construction to the standard design of Giles Gilbert Scott, architect, of London. Design introduced to the GPO in 1936. This example manufactured by Lion Foundry Kirkentilloch, and probably dates from about 1950.


Domed roof with 4 lunettes containing King George VI crowns over red lettered opals and ventilation slits. Wooden door styles. Raised surrounds with marginal bars to horizontal glazing; blank rear, moulded plinth.

Reasons for Listing

Included for its contribution to the conservation area.

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