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Churchyard gates to Llanboidy churchyard

A Grade II Listed Building in Llanboidy, Carmarthenshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.879 / 51°52'44"N

Longitude: -4.5931 / 4°35'35"W

OS Eastings: 221608

OS Northings: 223225

OS Grid: SN216232

Mapcode National: GBR D2.RWXK

Mapcode Global: VH2NW.B1ND

Entry Name: Churchyard gates to Llanboidy churchyard

Listing Date: 6 August 2001

Last Amended: 6 August 2001

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 25617

Building Class: Religious, Ritual and Funerary

Location: Situated at W entry to Llanboidy churchyard in Llanboidy village.

County: Carmarthenshire

Town: Whitland

Community: Llanboidy

Community: Llanboidy

Traditional County: Carmarthenshire

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History

C19 iron gates and pierced cast-iron gatepiers to Llanboidy churchyard. The gates are of unusual elaboration for a churchyard, and may have been moved here from a country house, perhaps Maesgwynne.

Exterior

Two open-work cast-iron gatepiers and double iron gates. Piers have plinth with 4 scrolls then shafts with pattern of opposed half-circles intersected by mirrored serpentine curve and top Celtic cross pattern formed of fleur-de-lys within circle. Corniced caps with concave pyramid stands to ball finials.
Twin gates have top-rails ramped down, double middle rail and 2 double bottom rails. Dog-bars to lower half, lotus finials.

Reasons for Listing

Included as an ornate example of Victorian ironwork.

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