History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Golden Grove Inner East Gate

A Grade II Listed Building in Llanfihangel Aberbythych, Carmarthenshire

We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?

Upload Photo »

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »

Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8595 / 51°51'34"N

Longitude: -4.0366 / 4°2'11"W

OS Eastings: 259851

OS Northings: 219835

OS Grid: SN598198

Mapcode National: GBR DT.T3D8

Mapcode Global: VH4J2.ZJDD

Entry Name: Golden Grove Inner East Gate

Listing Date: 27 August 1999

Last Amended: 27 August 1999

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 22171

Building Class: Domestic

Location: At the east entrance to the domestic grounds within Golden Grove park, near the south-west corner of the house.

County: Carmarthenshire

Town: Carmarthen

Community: Llanfihangel Aberbythych

Community: Llanfihangel Aberbythych

Locality: Golden Grove Park

Traditional County: Carmarthenshire

Find accommodation in
Golden Grove

History

Probably contemporary with the completion of the Mansion and offices, c1835.

Exterior

Pair of monolith gatepiers each on a small chamfered plinth and with a moulded and enriched cap. On the gate face of each pier is a rib of stone against which the gate closes. Gate replaced. Modern stile to the south side.
A low wall topped by iron spearhead railings continues to the north and south, the north wall turning west and continuing to the house as a rubble retaining wall.
Wing walls in brick at east side flanking a cattle grid.

Reasons for Listing

A feature of the landscaping of the immediate environs of Golden Grove, contemporary with the house.

Other nearby listed buildings

  • II Golden Grove Garden Seat and Stairs
    Garden features on the entrance axis of the mansion, on the rising ground to the south.
  • II* Golden Grove Mansion
    In park landscape to the south of, and overlooking, the Towy valley, 4 km south-west of Llandeilo. Two gate-lodges to the B4300 at north. A third, which is at the present principal park entrance, is i
  • II Golden Grove Terrace
    Retaining walls and parapets to the north and east of the mansion and service wing of Golden Grove.
  • II* Golden Grove Stable Block
    To the west of the service wing at Golden Grove, to which it is linked by yards and a covered way. Rubblestone enclosing wall at north, continuing the line of the terrace wall of the house.
  • II Golden Grove Inner West Gate
    At the west entrance to the domestic grounds within Golden Grove park, near the south-west corner of the stable block.
  • II Eagle Lodge
    Within the park of Golden Grove, about 400m south of the North Lodge, to the north side of the drive to the Mansion. Low stone wall at front and side with iron railings; two monolith gatepiers to the
  • II Pont-y-wern
    In park landscape about 500m to the east of Golden Grove, carrying the private drive from the East (Llandeilo) Lodge to the Mansion. It crosses a small stream in a deep narrow valley.
  • II Garden Wall of the Former Mansion
    Near the site of the old Golden Grove mansion, about 300m south of the North Lodge, extending from near Garden Cottage to near Eagle Lodge

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.