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Latitude: 51.8533 / 51°51'12"N
Longitude: -3.9568 / 3°57'24"W
OS Eastings: 265325
OS Northings: 219004
OS Grid: SN653190
Mapcode National: GBR DX.TK5P
Mapcode Global: VH4J4.CPK3
Entry Name: The Post Office
Listing Date: 24 November 1998
Last Amended: 24 November 1998
Source ID: 20917
Building Class: Domestic
Location: Situated in the centre of Trap village, just E of the bridge.
Community: Dyffryn Cennen
Traditional County: Carmarthenshire
Late C19 house and Post Office apparently built as dwelling for blacksmith. Not marked on 1841 Tithe Map.
House and Post Office, rubble stone with yellow brick dressings, slate roof and three rendered brick stacks. Two storeys, one-window range left, 3-window range right with centre door and overlight, to Post Office. Post-box inset to left of door, with George V crown. Yellow-brick surrounds to cambered-headed windows, yellow-brick head to door, 4-pane sashes.
Single storey rendered garage addition to right with slate roof.
Slate flag floors, post-office to left of hall.
Included as a complete example of a small rural post office, the most prominent building in the centre of Trap.
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