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Telephone Call-box at lay-by adjoining churchyard in centre of village (01874 622105)

A Grade II Listed Building in Glyn Tarell, Powys

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.9436 / 51°56'36"N

Longitude: -3.4395 / 3°26'22"W

OS Eastings: 301151

OS Northings: 228207

OS Grid: SO011282

Mapcode National: GBR YM.MMH2

Mapcode Global: VH6BY.BDKX

Entry Name: Telephone Call-box at lay-by adjoining churchyard in centre of village (01874 622105)

Listing Date: 27 November 1992

Last Amended: 22 June 2005

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 14921

Building Class: Communications

Location: Situated in centre of village backing onto churchyard wall on S side of A40.

County: Powys

Town: Brecon

Community: Glyn Tarell

Community: Glyn Tarell

Locality: Llanspyddid

Traditional County: Brecknockshire

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History

Telephone kiosk of K6 type designed for the GPO in 1936 by Giles Gilbert Scott. This example dates from before 1953 and was made by the Carron Company, Stirlingshire. Telephone number 01874 622105.

Exterior

Telephone kiosk, red painted cast-iron with Soaneian domed roof over four lunettes containing embossed George VI crowns over red lettered glass panels. Raised surrounds to two sides and door with marginal bars to horizontal glazing. Moulded plinth. Foundry plate on blank rear.

Reasons for Listing

Included for group value in village centre adjoining the listed church.

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