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Aqueduct Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Welshpool, Powys

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.6591 / 52°39'32"N

Longitude: -3.1441 / 3°8'38"W

OS Eastings: 322712

OS Northings: 307438

OS Grid: SJ227074

Mapcode National: GBR B0.5GLG

Mapcode Global: WH79P.PF08

Plus Code: 9C4RMV54+M9

Entry Name: Aqueduct Cottage

Listing Date: 11 March 1981

Last Amended: 29 February 1996

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 7725

Building Class: Domestic

Location: Set back from the road and at right angles to the canal, alongside the Lledan Brook and the aqueduct which carries the canal over it.

County: Powys

Community: Welshpool (Y Trallwng)

Community: Welshpool

Built-Up Area: Welshpool

Traditional County: Montgomeryshire

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Exterior

History: The house was built as part of a second phase of development of the Montgomeryshire Canal wharf in the early C19, and was in use as the canal agent's house by the mid C19.

Description: Brick with rubble in gable walls and to rear; slate roof and gable end stacks. One and a half storeys, 2-unit plan with central entrance. Doorway in timber gabled porch with dentilled bargeboards and trellised sides, flanked by iron casements with transoms and small panes, with flat arched brick heads to ground floor, and similar casement windows in gabled dormers above. Built into the bank of the Lledan Brook, the cottage is 3 storeyed to the rear, and has similar iron small paned casement windows.

An excellent example of a canal-side house which retains much of its original character and detail. It forms a key part in a group of related structures associated with the major canal wharf at Welshpool.

Reference: Stephen Hughes, The Archaeology of the Montgomeryshire Canal, 1988, p.124.

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