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Latitude: 51.971 / 51°58'15"N
Longitude: -3.8759 / 3°52'33"W
OS Eastings: 271230
OS Northings: 231947
OS Grid: SN712319
Mapcode National: GBR Y1.KTG4
Mapcode Global: VH4HL.RQTC
Entry Name: Lychgate to Church of St Cwrdaf
Listing Date: 20 July 1999
Last Amended: 20 July 1999
Source ID: 22026
Building Class: Religious, Ritual and Funerary
Location: Situated on E side of A 478 at entry to churchyard of Church of St Cwrdaf.
Built-Up Area: Llanwrda
Traditional County: Carmarthenshire
Lychgate to the parish church dated 1903.
Lychgate, open oak framed structure on 2 low rock-faced stone side walls, with slate roof. Walls are returned each end to frame oak bench seats and have chamfered red sandstone coping. Oak gates on W front. Similar detail to timber structure W and E, paired posts each side supporting broad cambered main tie beam, with shield boss to centre and brattishing. Carved spandrel pieces below and open framing above in gable. Roof overhangs with carved brackets under verges.
Included as a well-constructed timber-framed lychgate, of group value with the parish church and the pound.
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