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Telephone Call-box at road junction

A Grade II Listed Building in Cenarth, Carmarthenshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.0335 / 52°2'0"N

Longitude: -4.5097 / 4°30'34"W

OS Eastings: 227940

OS Northings: 240201

OS Grid: SN279402

Mapcode National: GBR D6.G01C

Mapcode Global: VH2N4.S48Z

Entry Name: Telephone Call-box at road junction

Listing Date: 2 March 1994

Last Amended: 2 March 1994

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 14237

Building Class: Communications

Location: Situated at crossroads N of Bryn Farm, some 1.7km SE of Cenarth.

County: Carmarthenshire

Community: Cenarth

Locality: Bryn

Traditional County: Carmarthenshire

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History

Later 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 Queen Elizabeth II crowns over lettered transparent panels and ventilation slits. Horizontal glazing to sides and wooden door, with marginal glazing bars, raised surrounds and moulded plinth. Blank rear with foundry plate of Carron Foundry, Stirlingshire.

Reasons for Listing

Included for its setting in a good rural location.

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