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Former Stables to The Rock and Fountain Inn PH

A Grade II Listed Building in Llanvaches, Newport

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.615 / 51°36'54"N

Longitude: -2.8307 / 2°49'50"W

OS Eastings: 342582

OS Northings: 191016

OS Grid: ST425910

Mapcode National: GBR JD.9JP9

Mapcode Global: VH7B8.WNDS

Plus Code: 9C3VJ589+2P

Entry Name: Former Stables to The Rock and Fountain Inn PH

Listing Date: 10 September 1990

Last Amended: 19 December 1995

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 3083

Building Class: Domestic

Location: Located to the NE of Penhow Castle immediately to the E of The Rock and Fountain Inn. At a splayed angle to the main road at the junction with the by road to Llanvaches on the boundaries of the Commu

County: Newport

Community: Penhow (Pen-hw)

Community: Llanvaches

Locality: A48

Traditional County: Monmouthshire

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Exterior

Stable block, possibly with C17 origins. Said to be the former stables of the Inn. Two storeys, rectangular whitewashed rubble elevations with terracotta pantiled hipped roof. Roadside elevation has six window openings with cambered heads; three at ground floor, three above, offset to right. The first floor windows have simple square sectioned mullions. The ground floor openings have timber shutters and central bar while the left hand window to ground floor has been bricked up. W gable has a large cartshed entrance with timber lintel and square window above. The rear elevation is unlit with a central square-headed loft doorway, offset, at first floor level with flight of stone steps leading up to it with wrought iron handrail. The E gable has a single square window opening with window missing, set at first floor level. Immediately to the left a gabled cross range has been removed; this formerly closed the yard to the NE. Blocked doorways may be found beneath the render on the sides as no stable doors remain today. In poor condition at time of inspection (July 1995).

Interior

Not accessible at time of inspection. (July 1995).

Reasons for Listing

Listed grade II for its group value and close associations with the Rock and Fountain Inn PH.

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  • II* Penhow Castle
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  • II Parish Church of St John the Baptist
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  • II Barn to SW of Penhow Castle
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  • II Old Turnpike Cottage
    Prominently located at road junction of Pike Road and the lane leading NE from the A48 to the village of Llanvaches.
  • II L-shaped Byre Range to SW of Penhow Castle
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  • II L-shaped Byre Range to far SW of Penhow Castle
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  • II Stable Block to far SW of Penhow Castle
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