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Bronllys Castle House (including Castle Cottage).

A Grade II* Listed Building in Bronllys, Powys

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Latitude: 52.0042 / 52°0'15"N

Longitude: -3.241 / 3°14'27"W

OS Eastings: 314906

OS Northings: 234703

OS Grid: SO149347

Mapcode National: GBR YW.HW4K

Mapcode Global: VH6BN.RWYF

Plus Code: 9C4R2Q35+MH

Entry Name: Bronllys Castle House (including Castle Cottage).

Listing Date: 28 September 1961

Last Amended: 15 December 1995

Grade: II*

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 6615

Building Class: Domestic

Location: Located within the inner bailey of Bronllys Castle, NNW of the motte.

County: Powys

Community: Bronllys

Community: Bronllys

Traditional County: Brecknockshire

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House of late C18 and 1830-40. Two storeys, rubble stone with slate roof. Three bays with cross wing at the E end and service additions in line at the W end, now Castle Cottage. Pilastered doorcase at junction of wing, with panelled reveals and moulded canopy. Six-panelled door. Nine-paned sash windows throughout except 12-paned sashes to the cross wing, margin glazed on ground floor. On the E elevation the wing is also gabled, with a canted margin glazed bay window. The N end of the wing was probably originally a single storey service room, later heightened to 2 storeys, the windows having brick dressings. Wide boxed eaves and red brick chimney stacks. The later service wing, now Castle Cottage, has a C20 gabled porch and half-glazed door, and 9 and 16-paned sashes.
Included at Grade II* as a well preserved late-Georgian house, set within the inner bailey of Bronllys Castle.
Group value with the Keep at Bronllys Castle and the Workshop and Gallery range.
Scheduled Ancient Monument No. B8 (part).

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  • II* Workshop and gallery at Bronllys Castle House
    Located to the SW of Bronllys Castle House, backing on to the turn of the former inner bailey of the castle, and forming the W side of the front lawns of the house.
  • I Keep at Bronllys Castle
    Located strategically near the crossing of the Llynfi River, perched on a motte approximately 6m high
  • II* Detached belltower at the church of St. Mary
    Located within the churchyard of the Church of St. Mary, approximately 10m NE of the chancel.
  • II Church of St. Mary
    Located behind the road side development of Church Street, adjacent to the large moated manorial site.
  • II Milestone
    Milestone opposite Ty Arfon.
  • II The Elms
    Located off a driveway off Bronllys Road, behind a front orchard garden, and backing on to the newly cut Hay Road.
  • II Great House Barn
    Large 'L'-plan red brick farm building in rubble-walled yard, beside the A.479 and River Enig running NW from the centre of Talgarth. New Street lies to the N, and Cottage Lane to the S.
  • II Great House
    Located S and backing on to Cottage Road, within its own grounds, set gable end on to the main road.

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