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Latitude: 52.5068 / 52°30'24"N
Longitude: -3.9785 / 3°58'42"W
OS Eastings: 265812
OS Northings: 291722
OS Grid: SN658917
Mapcode National: GBR 8X.H134
Mapcode Global: VH4F1.0823
Entry Name: Retaining walls at Ysgoldy Fach
Listing Date: 14 January 2000
Last Amended: 28 May 2004
Source ID: 22780
Building Class: Education
Location: Former school is prominently situated on the E side of the main road on N side of village, built above high retaining wall.
Locality: Tre Taliesin
Traditional County: Cardiganshire
Retaining wall to former National School erected 1856, probably designed by Roderick Williams of Aberystwyth, architect and builder. Now used as a community hall.
High rubble stone wall, approximately 3 metres tall. Roadside wall is parallel to the frontage of the school. Thin slab tabling with copings above of rounded vertically-laid stone slabs. Wall returns for short distance to right, abutting later playground wall: similar copings, and central gateway. To right, retaining wall slopes to ground level, providing ramped entry to gate.
Included for group value with Ysgoldy Fach.
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