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Latitude: 51.8303 / 51°49'49"N
Longitude: -2.8436 / 2°50'37"W
OS Eastings: 341959
OS Northings: 214968
OS Grid: SO419149
Mapcode National: GBR FD.VZ4G
Mapcode Global: VH799.N8J7
Entry Name: Drinking Trough and Wall opposite Main Entrance Gateway to Tal-y-coed Court
Listing Date: 27 October 2000
Last Amended: 27 October 2000
Source ID: 24325
Location: Approximately 2km E of Llantilio Crossenny, in small lay-by on S side of the B4233.
Community: Llantilio Crossenny (Llandeilo Gresynni)
Community: Llantilio Crossenny
Traditional County: Monmouthshire
Designed c1882 by F.R. Kempson architect as part of the estate plan for Tal-y-coed Court.
Boundary wall, segmental in plan, built of rubble stone blocks laid in random uneven courses, curves inwards to ornamental trough (centre). Rectangular trough is raised on stone blocks at each end. Each face of trough is enriched with gadrooning. Set into the back wall is a large shaped head-stone with floral spray in head and two encircled rosettes below. Above spout is the Welsh motto on a scroll DWER IN RHYDD BAWP (‘Water is free to everybody').
Late C19 Drinking Trough having important group value with the neighbouring Gatepiers, Piers and Wall, Entrance Lodge and other listed buildings at Tal-y-coed Court.
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