Llangattock Lingoed

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Llangattock Lingoed
  • Welsh: Llangatwg Lingoed
Llangattock Lingoed church.jpg
Church of St Cadoc
Llangattock Lingoed is located in Monmouthshire
Llangattock Lingoed
Llangattock Lingoed
Location within Monmouthshire
OS grid referenceSO362201
Principal area
Ceremonial county
CountryWales
Sovereign stateUnited Kingdom
Post townABERGAVENNY
Postcode districtNP7
Dialling code01873
PoliceGwent
FireSouth Wales
AmbulanceWelsh
EU ParliamentWales
UK Parliament
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UK
Wales
Monmouthshire
51°52′32″N 2°55′43″W / 51.875428°N 2.928747°W / 51.875428; -2.928747Coordinates: 51°52′32″N 2°55′43″W / 51.875428°N 2.928747°W / 51.875428; -2.928747

Llangattock Lingoed (Welsh: Llangatwg Lingoed) is a small rural village in Monmouthshire, south east Wales. It is located approximately five miles north of Abergavenny, between Abergavenny and Grosmont, a few miles south of the Wales-England border. Offa's Dyke Path passes through the village. The village is near the Black Mountains and the Brecon Beacons National Park.

Amenities and history[edit]

The parish church is St Cadoc's and both the village and the church have a long and interesting history sandwiched as they are in the Welsh Marches between border castles and the historical personalities holding sway at any given time.[1]

The Old Court is a Grade II* listed building situated in the village.[2]

The Cistercian Way long distance footpath that circumnavigates all of Wales also passes through the village.

References[edit]

  1. ^ St. Cadoc's church history Archived 2007-09-24 at the Wayback Machine
  2. ^ Good Stuff (1952-06-05). "Old Court including Former Cider House, Granary and Stable Range - Grosmont - Monmouthshire - Wales". British Listed Buildings. Retrieved 2017-02-26.

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