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Entrance Gates and Railings at Blaenwern

A Grade II Listed Building in Llanarth, Ceredigion

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Latitude: 52.1838 / 52°11'1"N

Longitude: -4.3072 / 4°18'25"W

OS Eastings: 242364

OS Northings: 256456

OS Grid: SN423564

Mapcode National: GBR DG.4G9R

Mapcode Global: VH3JY.9CBR

Plus Code: 9C4Q5MMV+G4

Entry Name: Entrance Gates and Railings at Blaenwern

Listing Date: 16 February 1996

Last Amended: 16 February 1996

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 17726

Building Class: Domestic

Location: Situated some 100m N of Blaenwern, opening onto minor lane to Llanarth.

County: Ceredigion

Community: Llanarth

Community: Llanarth

Locality: Blaenwern

Traditional County: Cardiganshire

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Mid C19 formal entrance gates and railings to Blaenwern. not marked on 1840 Tithe Map.


Squared tooled sandstone gatepiers with quadrant curved low coped walls and railings each side and similar but smaller end piers. Piers have plinths, flat caps, pyramid blocks above and ball finials. Double iron gates with top rail ramped down to urn-topped meeting stiles, ornate spearheads, scrolled mid-rail with spearheads over and dog-bars below. Curving walls have stone coping and simple low iron rails.

Reasons for Listing

Included for group value with Blaenwern.

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