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Pentwyn Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Llangybi, Monmouthshire

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Latitude: 51.6743 / 51°40'27"N

Longitude: -2.9877 / 2°59'15"W

OS Eastings: 331799

OS Northings: 197748

OS Grid: ST317977

Mapcode National: GBR J6.5M69

Mapcode Global: VH7B0.55DS

Entry Name: Pentwyn Farmhouse

Listing Date: 4 March 1952

Last Amended: 21 February 2002

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 2683

Building Class: Domestic

Location: Approached down a track off the north side of the road to Coed-y-paen, beyond Llanddewi Courtand about 1300m north east of the roundabout on the A4042.

County: Monmouthshire

Town: Pontypool

Community: Llangybi

Community: Llangybi

Locality: Llanddewi Fach

Traditional County: Monmouthshire

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Originally a cruck house which retains one truss over post-and panel partition - probably part of a "regional"style reconstruction of the house c 1550-1610. Modernised in recent times.


Originally a cruck house. Steep slate roof, rendered rubble walls, front steps back slightly on right. 1 storey and attic, brick end chimney to left, 2-storey slated wing to rear. 3 asymmetrical windows, modern casements in plain reveals with painted cills; 3 gabled dormers with 2-light casements. Pair of first-floor windows to left gable end.


Retains one cruck-truss over post-and-panel partition. Large chamfered bressumer to sitting-room with chamfered beams. Modern stair.

Reasons for Listing

Included for its special architectural interest as a surviving cruck house (extended) which has been carefully modernised externally.

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Other nearby listed buildings

  • II* Llanddewi Court
    Approached down a track off the north side of the road to Coed-y-paen and about 1300m north east of the roundabout on the A4042.
  • II Oxhouse at Llanddewi Court
    Attached to the south wing of Llanddewi Court farmhouse.
  • II Barn at Llanddewi Court
    About 20m south of Llanddewi Court farmhouse.
  • II Croeswen Farmhouse
    Approached off the south side of the road to Croesyceiliog near the junction with the Coed-y-paen road and about 1100m east of the roundabout on the A4042.
  • II Race Farmhouse
    In the southern extremity of New Inn community and about 400m north of Gwent Crematorium.
  • II Barn at Race Farm
    About 60m south west of Race Farmhouse.
  • II Barn at Ty-coch Farm
    About 250m south of the southern entry to New Inn village, and about 20m west of Ty-coch Farmhouse.
  • II Church Farmhouse
    To the east of New Inn village on the lane leading to the church of St Mary, Panteg.

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