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Entrance piers and flanking walls at Pantasaph Friary

A Grade II Listed Building in Whitford, Flintshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.2742 / 53°16'27"N

Longitude: -3.2607 / 3°15'38"W

OS Eastings: 316027

OS Northings: 375991

OS Grid: SJ160759

Mapcode National: GBR 5ZNK.VZ

Mapcode Global: WH76J.WYGS

Entry Name: Entrance piers and flanking walls at Pantasaph Friary

Listing Date: 25 May 2001

Last Amended: 25 May 2001

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 25252

Building Class: Religious, Ritual and Funerary

Location: Set back from the road and bounding an area of tarmac and gardens in front of the friary. The entrance is to the SW.

County: Flintshire

Town: Holywell

Community: Whitford (Chwitffordd)

Community: Whitford

Locality: Pantasaph

Traditional County: Flintshire

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History

Probably contemporary with the friary buildings, which were constructed from 1858 to 1865.

Exterior

A pair of square-section stone piers with dressed stone quoins and ornate capstones. These have 4-sided gablets with mouldings, their faces bearing stylised blind trefoils. The flanking rubble stone walls have 2 tiers of stone tile copings. The R wall runs E to the SW angle of St David's Church, whilst the L wall runs NW and terminates close to the SE angle of the guest-house with an end pier in the same style.

Reasons for Listing

Listed for group value with Pantasaph Friary.

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