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
Entry Name: Entrance Gates and Railings at Blaenwern
Listing Date: 16 February 1996
Last Amended: 16 February 1996
Source ID: 17726
Building Class: Domestic
Location: Situated some 100m N of Blaenwern, opening onto minor lane to Llanarth.
Traditional County: Cardiganshire
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.
Historic Environment Law: Planning, Listed Buildings, Monuments, Conservation Areas and Objects by Harwood, Richard (2012) Paperback
[(Bedfordshire, Huntingdon and Peterborough)] [By (author) Nikolaus Pevsner] published on (January, 1968)
Old House Handbook: A Practical Guide to Care and Repair by Hunt. Roger ( 2008 ) Hardcover
Somerset: North and Bristol (Pevsner Architectural Guides: Buildings of England)
Historic Environment Law: Planning, Listed Buildings, Monuments, Conservation Areas and Objects, Supplement 2014
Nottinghamshire (Pevsner Architectural Guides: Buildings of England)
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