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Cae-Mawr

A Grade II Listed Building in Clyro, Powys

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.085 / 52°5'6"N

Longitude: -3.1522 / 3°9'7"W

OS Eastings: 321148

OS Northings: 243589

OS Grid: SO211435

Mapcode National: GBR F0.BSTY

Mapcode Global: VH6BB.9VYH

Plus Code: 9C4R3RPX+24

Entry Name: Cae-Mawr

Listing Date: 18 September 1962

Last Amended: 31 January 1995

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 8750

Building Class: Domestic

Location: Lies 400 metres south-west of Clyro village in terraced grounds. Approached via private drive off the main road.

County: Powys

Community: Clyro (Cleirwy)

Community: Clyro

Built-Up Area: Clyro

Traditional County: Radnorshire

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History

Early C19, L-plan, Regency front ranges with central service block largely later C19 in date linking to a former detached building on the north-west side. Cae Mawr has numerous references in Kilvert's Diary.

Exterior

Two storeys with basement. Rendered with brick plinth and raised quoins. Hipped slate roof, boxed eaves. Glass roofed verandah with iron trellis supports on two sides. Central part-glazed door on north side with pilastered architrave. Drop cill sashes to ground floor, wide sixteen-pane sashes to first floor. Modern (Victorian style) conservatory adjoins south-east end.

Interior

Good survival of original details including pilaster door surrounds with roundel corner blocks, six-panel doors, panelled hall arch, panelled shutters, ceiling cornices. Stairs have scroll newel, curtail step, bracket tread ends and ramped handrail. Opening made between two former rooms on the east side framed by Ionic columns.

Reasons for Listing

Listed as a well-preserved Regency villa.

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