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Front gates and railings to The Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Graig, Newport

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Latitude: 51.5854 / 51°35'7"N

Longitude: -3.1158 / 3°6'56"W

OS Eastings: 322791

OS Northings: 187980

OS Grid: ST227879

Mapcode National: GBR J0.CBZF

Mapcode Global: VH6DV.YF50

Entry Name: Front gates and railings to The Cottage

Listing Date: 22 August 2003

Last Amended: 22 August 2003

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 81795

Location: On the E side of the road N through Lower Machen village, some 100m S of the Church of Saint Michael.

County: Newport

Town: Newport

Community: Graig

Community: Graig

Locality: Lower Machen

Traditional County: Monmouthshire

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Front railings with gates and piers to pair of estate cottages of c. 1860-70 built for Machen House estate, owned from 1831 by the Rev C.A.S. Morgan.


Two sets of gatepiers of yellow brick and stone with yellow brick cornices with shallow pyramidal caps, iron overthrow to left gates only. Cast-iron double gates with acorn finials to outer uprights. Low retaining wall between gates with stone coping and iron railings with spearheads and large fleur-de-ly finials to standards.

Reasons for Listing

Included as set of C19 railings and cast-iron gates, of group value with The Cottage.

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