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Latitude: 51.9801 / 51°58'48"N
Longitude: -3.8059 / 3°48'21"W
OS Eastings: 276065
OS Northings: 232832
OS Grid: SN760328
Mapcode National: GBR Y4.KDLT
Mapcode Global: VH4HM.ZHBF
Entry Name: Terrace walls and balustrades at Cwm Rhuddan
Listing Date: 18 June 2004
Last Amended: 18 June 2004
Source ID: 82903
Building Class: Domestic
Location: Situated on S side of Cwm Rhuddan mansion.
Community: Llandovery (Llanymddyfri)
Locality: Cwm Rhuddan
Traditional County: Carmarthenshire
Terrace walls with terracotta balustrade presumably of 1870 when the house was built. The balustrade runs along the S front and returns along the W front to terminate against the big added NW corner block
Terrace walls and balustrades. Rubble stone retaining walls carrying yellow terracotta balustrade of neo-Jacobean keyed ovals with moulded coping. Long sections of balustrade between plain rendered piers with moulded terracotta caps, 3 sections to left and 5 to right of flight of ashlar steps up to front door. One section each side of steps. At end of right part is a little quarter-round link in angle to 2-bay section returning S at right angles. At end of left section a 3-bay section returns N along E garden front terminated at the NW corner block.
Included as good example of Victorian terracotta garden ornament, of group value with the house at Cwm Rhuddan.
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