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Latitude: 52.3383 / 52°20'18"N
Longitude: -3.9551 / 3°57'18"W
OS Eastings: 266893
OS Northings: 272939
OS Grid: SN668729
Mapcode National: GBR 8Y.TSYV
Mapcode Global: VH4FT.DHF8
Entry Name: Garden seat at foot of avenue to SW of back lawn at Trawsgoed House
Listing Date: 31 March 2004
Last Amended: 31 March 2004
Source ID: 82652
Building Class: Domestic
Location: Situated at end of axis from centre of garden front through fountain and formal steps to SW of the mansion at Trawsgoed.
Traditional County: Cardiganshire
Later C19 ashlar bench in Renaissance style, probably part of the 1889-91 garden extension made by the 6th Earl of Lisburne, with the steps and terrace that it faces.
Curved ashlar bench with carved winged lion ends, seat supported on an acanthus-carved low centre pier and curving back with moulded cornice and finely carved mirrored acanthus scrolls each side of centre lion-mask. Back is panelled in 2 long panels with moulded roundel to centre and half-roundel each end, the centre roundel with armorial shield.
Included for group value with the mansion and as part of a later C19 formal garden layout.
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