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Glantrifi (The Post Office)

A Grade II Listed Building in Cenarth, Carmarthenshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.0452 / 52°2'42"N

Longitude: -4.5254 / 4°31'31"W

OS Eastings: 226910

OS Northings: 241543

OS Grid: SN269415

Mapcode National: GBR D5.F851

Mapcode Global: VH2MY.HVZJ

Entry Name: Glantrifi (The Post Office)

Listing Date: 2 March 1994

Last Amended: 2 March 1994

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 14228

Building Class: Communications

Location: Situated just S of Cenarth Bridge, facing road.

County: Carmarthenshire

Community: Cenarth

Traditional County: Carmarthenshire

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Exterior

Mid to later C19 house and shop in grey coursed stone with slate eaves roof and stone end stacks. Gable bargeboards with pendant finials. Two-storey, three-window front with painted stone voussoirs to openings. Three first-floor sashes with marginal glazing bars and slate sills, two original ground floor broad six-pane shop windows with thick glazing bars and slate sills, and centre 4-panel door, upper panels arched, with traceried overlight. N end has first floor similar sash. Lower NW rear wing has N side door and one-window range of similar sashes, stone voussoirs and slate sills. Stone W end stack. Addition on S side of rear wing.

Reasons for Listing

Important position at head of bridge and facing up the main road.

Group value.

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