St Mary, Llanfair

St Mary, Llanfair
Record Type:
Daughter Church
Church code:
St Davids

Statutory Designation Information

Listed Building?
This is a Grade I Listed Building
Scheduled Monument?
There is no Scheduled Monument within the curtilage or precinct

National Park

The church is not in a National Park

Conservation Area

The church is not in a Conservation Area

Buildings At Risk Status

On Buildings At Risk Register?
This church is not on the Buildings at Risk Register

Approximate Date

Approximate Date:
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Exterior Image

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Summary Description

Llanfair-Ar-Bryn church lies outside its parish and within Llandovery. The parish is the hills country of north Carmarthenshire an area of strong nonconformism. William Williams Pantycelyn, the hymn writer and evamngelist was born within the parish in 1717. The local bandit, Twm Shon Catti established himself in the cave Ystrad Ffin in the C16. Reference Buildings of Wales –Carmarthenshire and Ceredigion 1994 The Encyclopaedia of Wales

Visiting and Facilities

The church is open for worship.
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Church Website

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Sources and Further Information

View information on worship and access at this church on the Church In Wales web site