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Latitude: 51.4091 / 51°24'32"N
Longitude: -3.4914 / 3°29'29"W
OS Eastings: 296367
OS Northings: 168840
OS Grid: SS963688
Mapcode National: GBR HJ.QDHT
Mapcode Global: VH5HZ.FVL5
Entry Name: Circular Walls and Steps at West End Pond
Listing Date: 16 December 2004
Last Amended: 16 December 2004
Source ID: 83387
Building Class: Water Supply and Drainage
Location: About 250m north-west of the Church of St. Illtud.
County: Vale of Glamorgan
Community: Llantwit Major (Llanilltud Fawr)
Community: Llantwit Major
Locality: West End Town
Built-Up Area: Llantwit Major
Traditional County: Glamorgan
A water supply of probably ancient origin but built in its present form in the C19. The walling shows signs of having been built at more than one date, some in the late C20. The pond appears in circular form on the tithe map of 1840.
Circular pond surrounded by rough limestone walling which rises up on the west side and has a flight of five steps to the platform at the rear. The walling has a coping of roughly shaped stones. Some of the walling, particularly on the street side, is rebuilt.
Included as a major relic of the historic water supply of Llantwit Major.
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