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Wall on North side of Postern

A Grade II Listed Building in Brecon, Powys

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Latitude: 51.9501 / 51°57'0"N

Longitude: -3.3923 / 3°23'32"W

OS Eastings: 304408

OS Northings: 228866

OS Grid: SO044288

Mapcode National: GBR YP.M765

Mapcode Global: VH6BZ.47ZY

Entry Name: Wall on North side of Postern

Listing Date: 4 November 2005

Last Amended: 4 November 2005

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 85791

Building Class: Domestic

Location: At W end of N side of The Postern.

County: Powys

Town: Brecon

Community: Brecon (Aberhonddu)

Community: Brecon

Built-Up Area: Brecon

Traditional County: Brecknockshire

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Probably early C19. Once the front wall of houses which lined St John's Road.


Tall stone rubble wall following line of street, at St John's Road, the wall turns (quoins) for about 20 metres.

Reasons for Listing

A tall and prominent late C18 or early C19 wall with strong Group Value with listed wall opposite.

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