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Front garden wall, gate and railings to No 2

A Grade II Listed Building in Carmarthen, Carmarthenshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.856 / 51°51'21"N

Longitude: -4.3046 / 4°18'16"W

OS Eastings: 241379

OS Northings: 220003

OS Grid: SN413200

Mapcode National: GBR DG.T8WR

Mapcode Global: VH3LH.BMN1

Entry Name: Front garden wall, gate and railings to No 2

Listing Date: 19 May 1981

Last Amended: 28 November 2003

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 9594

Building Class: Domestic

Location: Situated to front of No 2, some 5m NE of junction with Castle Hill.

County: Carmarthenshire

Community: Carmarthen

Traditional County: Carmarthenshire

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History

Earlier C19 dwarf wall and wrought iron railings, probably contemorary with No 2 which may date from c1820-30.

Exterior

Low wall in coursed squared rubble with slate coping. Wrought iron eroded low railings with 3 horizontal bars, dog-bars to lower section, and arrowhead finials, alternating between top and middle bar. All bars are square section. Stanchions with urn finials, also flanking gate to left. Single gate of matching design with dog-bars and spearheads. Top bar is gently down-curved to centre.

Reasons for Listing

Included as a good early example of locally-produced iron products, and for group value with No 2 Spilman Street.

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