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Forecourt rails, gates and piers to Capel Y Priody

A Grade II Listed Building in Carmarthen, Carmarthenshire

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Latitude: 51.8609 / 51°51'39"N

Longitude: -4.2984 / 4°17'54"W

OS Eastings: 241829

OS Northings: 220530

OS Grid: SN418205

Mapcode National: GBR DG.SY7F

Mapcode Global: VH3LH.FHZ9

Entry Name: Forecourt rails, gates and piers to Capel Y Priody

Listing Date: 19 May 1981

Last Amended: 28 November 2003

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 9550

Building Class: Religious, Ritual and Funerary

Location: Situated in front of chapel just SW of junction with Old Priory Road.

County: Carmarthenshire

Community: Carmarthen (Caerfyrddin)

Community: Carmarthen

Built-Up Area: Carmarthen

Traditional County: Carmarthenshire

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Forecourt wall, railings and gates to Independent chapel of 1875 by George Morgan. Ironwork by W. Baker of Newport, Mon.


Low wall of rubble stone with painted ashlar coping and cast-iron railing with top and bottom rail, and alternating broader and narrower rails of cross section. Chamfered cast-iron square standards with big fleur-de-lys finials. Panelled cast-iron gate posts with corniced caps and acorn finials, left gate post inscribed "Bakers Newport". Pair of broad iron gates with mid-rail and alternate fleur-de-lys finials.

Reasons for Listing

Included as a good example of later C19 ironwork and for group value with chapel.

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