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Latitude: 52.7306 / 52°43'50"N
Longitude: -4.03 / 4°1'48"W
OS Eastings: 263018
OS Northings: 316707
OS Grid: SH630167
Mapcode National: GBR 8V.10D8
Mapcode Global: WH56M.2M6H
Entry Name: Decorative Garden Gates and Gate Piers at Glan-y-Mawddach
Listing Date: 31 January 1995
Last Amended: 31 January 1995
Source ID: 15495
Building Class: Domestic
Location: Located approximately 50m N of Glan-y-Mawddach and giving on to a long topiary-lined walk.
Community: Barmouth (Bermo)
Traditional County: Merionethshire
A pair of wrought iron decorative gates and flanking gate piers,erected c.1910 by Mr and Mrs Keighley as part of their important garden layout at Glan-y-Mawddach. Tall dressed rubble piers with plain capping surmounted by classical earthenware urns with swag decoration. The gates have reversed, shaped tops with flame-like finials to plain upper railings, pierced by oval oculi, one to eachgate. Open foliate decoration to central band; straight spear-headed railings to lower section. The L gate pier adjoins a stepped, snecked rubble wall with plain capping which curves S in an arc and terminates after some 20ft at a natural rock outcrop.
Included for its special interest as part of the important Edwardian garden layout.
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