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Golden Grove Inner East Gate

A Grade II Listed Building in Llanfihangel Aberbythych, Carmarthenshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8595 / 51°51'34"N

Longitude: -4.0366 / 4°2'11"W

OS Eastings: 259851

OS Northings: 219835

OS Grid: SN598198

Mapcode National: GBR DT.T3D8

Mapcode Global: VH4J2.ZJDD

Entry Name: Golden Grove Inner East Gate

Listing Date: 27 August 1999

Last Amended: 27 August 1999

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 22171

Building Class: Domestic

Location: At the east entrance to the domestic grounds within Golden Grove park, near the south-west corner of the house.

County: Carmarthenshire

Town: Carmarthen

Community: Llanfihangel Aberbythych

Community: Llanfihangel Aberbythych

Locality: Golden Grove Park

Traditional County: Carmarthenshire

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History

Probably contemporary with the completion of the Mansion and offices, c1835.

Exterior

Pair of monolith gatepiers each on a small chamfered plinth and with a moulded and enriched cap. On the gate face of each pier is a rib of stone against which the gate closes. Gate replaced. Modern stile to the south side.
A low wall topped by iron spearhead railings continues to the north and south, the north wall turning west and continuing to the house as a rubble retaining wall.
Wing walls in brick at east side flanking a cattle grid.

Reasons for Listing

A feature of the landscaping of the immediate environs of Golden Grove, contemporary with the house.

Other nearby listed buildings

  • II Golden Grove Garden Seat and Stairs
    Garden features on the entrance axis of the mansion, on the rising ground to the south.
  • II* Golden Grove Mansion
    In park landscape to the south of, and overlooking, the Towy valley, 4 km south-west of Llandeilo. T
  • II Golden Grove Terrace
    Retaining walls and parapets to the north and east of the mansion and service wing of Golden Grove.
  • II* Golden Grove Stable Block
    To the west of the service wing at Golden Grove, to which it is linked by yards and a covered way. R
  • II Golden Grove Inner West Gate
    At the west entrance to the domestic grounds within Golden Grove park, near the south-west corner of
  • II Eagle Lodge
    Within the park of Golden Grove, about 400m south of the North Lodge, to the north side of the drive
  • II Pont-y-wern
    In park landscape about 500m to the east of Golden Grove, carrying the private drive from the East
  • II Garden Wall of the Former Mansion
    Near the site of the old Golden Grove mansion, about 300m south of the North Lodge, extending from n

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