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Latitude: 52.6376 / 52°38'15"N
Longitude: -3.155 / 3°9'18"W
OS Eastings: 321933
OS Northings: 305058
OS Grid: SJ219050
Mapcode National: GBR 9Z.6ZWV
Mapcode Global: WH79P.HYTS
Plus Code: 9C4RJRQV+3X
Entry Name: No 9 Sarn-y-bryn-caled Cottages
Listing Date: 11 March 1981
Last Amended: 29 February 1996
Source ID: 7754
Building Class: Domestic
Location: Sarn-y-bryn-caled Cottages are on the old line of the Welshpool-Newtown Road, cut-off by the Welshpool by-pass and now a by- road leading to the cana
Community: Welshpool (Y Trallwng)
Traditional County: Montgomeryshire
History: The house forms part of a small settlement developed by the Powis Estate to house its agricultural workers, between c1830 and 1881. This house was one of the first to be built here, c1830-40.
Description: Coursed and squared snecked local sandstone to main front, the rest brick; graded slate roof, with gable end stacks. 2 storeys, 2-unit plan. Central doorway with battened plank door in shallow timber porch with simple architrave, flanked by small-paned iron casement windows of and 3 lights, with flat arched voussoir heads to ground floor.
Part of a group of model cottages forming an excellent example of a small estate settlement which retains much of its original character.
Reference: Stephen Hughes, The Archaeology of the Montgomeryshire Canal, 1988, p.92.
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