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Telephone Call-box outside Cenarth Post Office

A Grade II Listed Building in Cenarth, Carmarthenshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.0452 / 52°2'42"N

Longitude: -4.5253 / 4°31'31"W

OS Eastings: 226915

OS Northings: 241544

OS Grid: SN269415

Mapcode National: GBR D5.F864

Mapcode Global: VH2MY.JV0J

Entry Name: Telephone Call-box outside Cenarth Post Office

Listing Date: 19 May 1992

Last Amended: 2 March 1994

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 9743

Building Class: Communications

Location: Situated on pavement immediately outside the Post Office, S of Cenarth Bridge.

County: Carmarthenshire

Community: Cenarth

Traditional County: Carmarthenshire

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History

Mid C20 telephone call box, K6-type red, cast iron kiosk to the standard design of Sir Giles Gilbert Scott introduced by the GPO in 1936.

Exterior

Domed roof with four lunettes containing embossed George VI crowns over repainted red lettered transparent panels and ventilation slits. Horizontal glazing to sides and door with marginal glazing bars, raised surrounds and moulded plinth. Blank rear, foundry plate not visible.

Reasons for Listing

Included for its prominent location in Cenarth Conservation Area.

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