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Telephone call-box (01558 823304)

A Grade II Listed Building in Dyffryn Cennen, Carmarthenshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8533 / 51°51'11"N

Longitude: -3.9571 / 3°57'25"W

OS Eastings: 265306

OS Northings: 219002

OS Grid: SN653190

Mapcode National: GBR DX.TK3H

Mapcode Global: VH4J4.CPF3

Entry Name: Telephone call-box (01558 823304)

Listing Date: 22 June 1990

Last Amended: 24 November 1998

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 11148

Building Class: Communications

Location: Situated in centre of the village outside the Post Office, some 30m NE of the bridge.

County: Carmarthenshire

Town: Llandeilo

Community: Dyffryn Cennen

Locality: Trapp

Traditional County: Carmarthenshire

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History

Mid C20 telephone kiosk of the K6 type, designed by Sir Giles Gilbert Scott for the GPO in 1936. This one made before 1953.

Exterior

Telephone kiosk, red-painted cast-iron with wooden door. Square plan, fixed glazing on two sides and matching glazing in door on third side, horizontal galzing bars and marginal bars. Blank rear. Above, each side are translucent lettered panels under shallow Soaneian square dome, with George VI crown in each lunette.

Reasons for Listing

Included for prominent siting in the centre of an attractive small village.

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