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The War Memorial

A Grade II Listed Building in Llangeitho, Ceredigion

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.2184 / 52°13'6"N

Longitude: -4.0231 / 4°1'23"W

OS Eastings: 261891

OS Northings: 259727

OS Grid: SN618597

Mapcode National: GBR DV.26S2

Mapcode Global: VH4GC.7H0Q

Entry Name: The War Memorial

Listing Date: 15 October 1997

Last Amended: 15 October 1997

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 19011

Building Class: Commemorative

Location: Situated in centre of the Square in Llangeitho.

County: Ceredigion

Town: Tregaron

Community: Llangeitho

Community: Llangeitho

Traditional County: Cardiganshire

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History

1923 War Memorial statue by E. Jones of Llanybydder, similar to those at Aberbanc, Cribyn, Drefach, and Llanddewi Brefi.

Exterior

White marble statue of a standing soldier with hands clasped above reversed rifle. Tall red granite pedestal with chamfered top to plinth and ogee-moulded top to main shaft. Front memorial to 14 men killed 1914-18. Further inscription to left side.

Reasons for Listing

Listed as a monument which has historic interest and for its prominent position in the village Square.

Other nearby listed buildings

  • II Drovers House
    Situated at SW end of the Square in Llangeitho, adjoining Plas.
  • II Plas
    Situated at SW end of the square in Llangeitho village, attached to Drovers House.
  • II Noddfa
    Situated close to centre of village, facing N over road that runs NE from village square.
  • II* Capel Gwynfil
    Situated some 200m NE of centre of Llangeitho, on E side of road.
  • II Statue of Daniel Rowland at Capel Gwynfil
    Situated in iron-railed enclosure in forecourt of Capel Gwynfil, facing out over road to Aberystwyth.
  • II Ty Capel at Capel Gwynfil and outbuilding range attached to left
    Situated at right angles to Capel Gwynfil, enclosing SE side of forecourt.
  • II Tan-yr-Allt
    Situated some 800m NW of Llangeitho, on W side of lane that runs N from B4342 W of Pont y Capel. On steep slope above Cwm Sissyllt.
  • II Barn at Penlan Fach
    Situated to W of Penlan Fach, approximately 500m SW off the minor road some 2.5km S of Capel Penuwch.

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