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The Pound

A Grade II Listed Building in Cilycwm, Carmarthenshire

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Latitude: 52.0466 / 52°2'47"N

Longitude: -3.8144 / 3°48'51"W

OS Eastings: 275667

OS Northings: 240241

OS Grid: SN756402

Mapcode National: GBR Y3.FBHJ

Mapcode Global: VH4H7.TTVG

Plus Code: 9C4R25WP+J6

Entry Name: The Pound

Listing Date: 29 November 1995

Last Amended: 29 November 1995

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 16983

Building Class: Agriculture and Subsistence

Location: Situated some 400m E of foot of Ship Street on S side of road to Capel Soar.

County: Carmarthenshire

Community: Cilycwm (Cil-y-cwm)

Community: Cilycwm

Traditional County: Carmarthenshire

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Small C19 enclosure for impounding stray cattle.


Small enclosure surrounded by low rubble walls with curved angles. Opening on N side to road.

Reasons for Listing

Included as rare survival of rural feature once common.

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