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Latitude: 51.4867 / 51°29'12"N
Longitude: -3.2682 / 3°16'5"W
OS Eastings: 312043
OS Northings: 177181
OS Grid: ST120771
Mapcode National: GBR HT.KGNR
Mapcode Global: VH6F5.9WMN
Entry Name: North Wall of the Entrance Garden at St Fagans Castle
Listing Date: 6 October 1977
Last Amended: 28 November 2003
Source ID: 13884
Building Class: Domestic
Location: One of the associated structures in the gardens of St Fagans Castle and part of the Museum of Welsh Life.
Community: St. Fagans (Sain Ffagan)
Community: St. Fagans
Locality: Museum of Welsh Life, St Fagans
Built-Up Area: St Fagans
Traditional County: Glamorgan
C18 or earlier. A formal enclosure as an entrance to a country house is characteristic of the early C17 and part of the walling may date from that period.
Garden wall of limestone rubble about 2.5m in height. There is a doorway in the wall with a slightly cambered headed arch of dressed stone, a parapet with ramped coping and very ornate wrought iron gate. There is a further doorway towards the east end of the wall; this opens on to the rose garden and has a pointed head with stone voussoirs and stone parapet and a boarded door with hinges.
Included as one of the structures associated with the gardens and estate of St. Fagans Castle.
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