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Garden Walls and Railings of Boverton House

A Grade II Listed Building in Llantwit Major, Vale of Glamorgan

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.406 / 51°24'21"N

Longitude: -3.4626 / 3°27'45"W

OS Eastings: 298364

OS Northings: 168458

OS Grid: SS983684

Mapcode National: GBR HK.QMRH

Mapcode Global: VH5HZ.XXTJ

Entry Name: Garden Walls and Railings of Boverton House

Listing Date: 16 December 2004

Last Amended: 16 December 2004

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 83393

Building Class: Domestic

Location: Surrounding the street front and sides of Boverton House.

County: Vale of Glamorgan

Town: Bridgend

Community: Llantwit Major (Llanilltud Fawr)

Community: Llantwit Major

Locality: Boverton

Built-Up Area: Llantwit Major

Traditional County: Glamorgan

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History

The present appearance is probably from the later C19 when the house was refurbished, but some of the walling is probably C18.

Exterior

Iron railings and gate separate the garden from the outbuilding forecourt. Front garden enclosed from road by limestone rubble walls; centre gate piers with iron overthrow; to east of gate piers, garden wall surmounted by C19 iron railings with finials which rise alternately above top and middle rails. To west of gate piers, a higher wall with ornamental parapet. The upper part of this wall is late C19 as are the railings, gatepiers and gates.

Reasons for Listing

Included for their group value with Boverton House.

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