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North Wall of the Entrance Garden at St Fagans Castle

A Grade II Listed Building in St Fagans, Cardiff

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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

Plus Code: 9C3RFPPJ+MP

Entry Name: North Wall of the Entrance Garden at St Fagans Castle

Listing Date: 6 October 1977

Last Amended: 28 November 2003

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

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.

County: Cardiff

Town: Cardiff

Community: St. Fagans (Sain Ffagan)

Community: St. Fagans

Locality: Museum of Welsh Life, St Fagans

Built-Up Area: St Fagans

Traditional County: Glamorgan

Tagged with: Wall

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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.

Reasons for Listing

Included as one of the structures associated with the gardens and estate of St. Fagans Castle.

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