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Churchyard walls and gateway at Llandyfan church

A Grade II Listed Building in Cyngor Bro Dyffryn Cennen, Carmarthenshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.836 / 51°50'9"N

Longitude: -3.973 / 3°58'22"W

OS Eastings: 264157

OS Northings: 217107

OS Grid: SN641171

Mapcode National: GBR DX.VF53

Mapcode Global: VH4JB.23ZV

Entry Name: Churchyard walls and gateway at Llandyfan church

Listing Date: 24 November 1998

Last Amended: 24 November 1998

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 20913

Building Class: Religious, Ritual and Funerary

Location: Situated to W of Church of St Dyfan, enclosing W end of churchyard.

County: Carmarthenshire

Town: Ammanford

Community: Cyngor Bro Dyffryn Cennen

Locality: Llandyfan

Traditional County: Carmarthenshire

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History

Churchyard walls and gateway to the Church of St Dyfan, rebuilt 1864-5 to designs by R.K. Penson, by whom also presumably these walls and gate.

Exterior

Churchyard walls and gate, red sandstone rubble with grey limestone chamfered copings. Pointed arched W entry with coped gable over. Iron gates. Walls run S to canted SW corner before continuing E stepping upwards and then NE behind apse before returning E. From gateway N wall runs N a short distance then turns NE, then E, stepping up, then N again with outlet from baptistery, then E to finish at embanked hillside N of church.

Reasons for Listing

Included as a well-built churchyard wall with Gothic gabled entrance, of group value with the church at Llandyfan.

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