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War Memorial

A Grade II Listed Building in Llandrindod Wells, Powys

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.2404 / 52°14'25"N

Longitude: -3.3775 / 3°22'38"W

OS Eastings: 306040

OS Northings: 261143

OS Grid: SO060611

Mapcode National: GBR YP.0YPV

Mapcode Global: VH69F.DYTC

Entry Name: War Memorial

Listing Date: 30 September 1985

Last Amended: 30 September 1985

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 9063

Building Class: Commemorative

Location: Situated north of the Hotel Metropole in the gardens beside the Museum.

County: Powys

Community: Llandrindod Wells (Llandrindod)

Community: Llandrindod Wells

Built-Up Area: Llandrindod Wells

Traditional County: Radnorshire

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History

By B Lloyd and Son, sculptors of Rhayader.

Exterior

Stepped granite plinth and tapering pedestal with cornice supporting full-height bronze figure of a soldier in military uniform with inverted rifle. Great War Memorial with inset lettering, 2nd World War Memorial inscribed below.

Other nearby listed buildings

  • II Telephone Call-box outside Town Hall Building with S. Crescent opposite
    Immediately N of War Memorial Gardens; to rear of pavement.
  • II Brynarlais
    Adjacent to the Metropole Hotel, on the main road through the town, opposite Temple Gardens and the junction with South Crescent.
  • II Midland Bank
    Corner building prominently sited at the junction between Middleton Street, Spa Road and South Crescent.
  • II Holy Trinity Parish Church
    Situated in the upper part of the town to the north-east of the Grand Pavilion and recreation ground.
  • II Barclay's Bank
    Forward to street with small forecourt; close to east side of the railway line.
  • II Hotel Commodore
    Set back from the road in its own grounds and situated on a downhill slope to north-west of the Parish Church.
  • II Llandrindod Wells Signal-Box
    On the E (down) platform. To S of the main station building and overbridge, near the far end of the platform. This example was relocated in September 1989 from original site at the level crossing to
  • II* The Automobile Palace
    On corner with Spa Road East and with flank elevation on Princes Avenue.

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