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Front garden walls and gatepiers at the Great House

A Grade II Listed Building in Pendine, Carmarthenshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.7483 / 51°44'53"N

Longitude: -4.5664 / 4°33'59"W

OS Eastings: 222930

OS Northings: 208624

OS Grid: SN229086

Mapcode National: GBR GJ.03HH

Mapcode Global: VH2PG.SBR4

Entry Name: Front garden walls and gatepiers at the Great House

Listing Date: 4 December 2000

Last Amended: 4 December 2000

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 24446

Building Class: Domestic

Location: Situated to the front and E of Great House. The house is some 200m S of the junction of the B4314 and a minor road to Marros.

County: Carmarthenshire

Town: Carmarthen

Community: Pendine (Pen-tywyn)

Community: Pendine

Built-Up Area: Pendine

Traditional County: Carmarthenshire

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History

Front garden walls and gates, probably early C18, to the Great House, a gentry house of the C17.

Exterior

Whitewashed rubble stone garden walls on 3 sides of farmhouse front garden. Blocked opening in N side wall, slightly lower S wall with opening. Chamfered NE corner.
Ornate centre entry with walls set back in short quadrant curves to very large rubble stone piers with corniced caps and big ball finials on concave pyramid bases. Inner face of each pier has raised stone gate stop.

Reasons for Listing

Included as an unusual formal front garden enclosure with massive gate piers.

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