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Former Meeting House to left of Gladestry Post Offcies

A Grade II Listed Building in Gladestry, Powys

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Latitude: 52.1891 / 52°11'20"N

Longitude: -3.1237 / 3°7'25"W

OS Eastings: 323276

OS Northings: 255133

OS Grid: SO232551

Mapcode National: GBR F1.47S9

Mapcode Global: VH69Y.S7ZP

Plus Code: 9C4R5VQG+JG

Entry Name: Former Meeting House to left of Gladestry Post Offcies

Listing Date: 21 September 1962

Last Amended: 31 January 1995

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 8775

Building Class: Domestic

Location: Village centre, fronting through road 200 yards NE of Parish Church.

County: Powys

Community: Gladestry (Llanfair Llythynwg)

Community: Gladestry

Traditional County: Radnorshire

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C18 and mid C19 with Gothick detailing. Formerly the Meeting House of a Friendly Society, The Loyal Order of Ancient Shepherds, and in 1840's used for Baptist services. Coursed rubble blocks, two rubble side stacks, slate roof, deep-set eaves, decorated bargeboards and eaves brackets. Openings under elaborate ogee hood moulds. Two large central windows, the upper one modern, the lower one original, multi-paned iron frame in timber surround. Recessed modern door to left up steps, boarded basement door to lower right. In apex, plaque showing the sign of the Lodge, a heart within a hand.

Reasons for Listing

An unusual building in a small village location.

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Other nearby listed buildings

  • II Old Tithe Barn (belonging to Gladestry Court)
    Prominently sited 50m to NE of the parish church.
  • II Gladestry Court
    Prominent village location on S side of main through road, 150 yards E of parish church. Marked on 1839 Tithe Map as Great House, on site of Manor House.
  • II Corner House
    Lies 35m E of the Parish Church in village centre, set back from main through road.
  • II Detached former Smithy Range (near The White Heart)
    Set into bank 20m SE of Parish Church, abuts churchyard.
  • II The White Heart
    Set into bank 20m SE of Parish Church, abuts churchyard.
  • I Parish Church of St Mary
    Situated in open churchyard above B4594, on NW side of village centre.
  • II* Stone House
    Elevated position 800m SE of Gladestry. The first Radnorshire property to be acquired by James Watt. He purchased it in 1798 from Thomas Harley of Berrington Hall.
  • II Foyce
    Lies about 800m NW of Gladestry and reached along by-roads running N from the junction at Gladestry Church.

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