History in Structure

Courtyard Ranges at Upper Dolley House

A Grade II Listed Building in Presteigne (Llanandras), Powys

We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?

Upload Photo »

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »


Latitude: 52.2819 / 52°16'54"N

Longitude: -3.0507 / 3°3'2"W

OS Eastings: 328421

OS Northings: 265386

OS Grid: SO284653

Mapcode National: GBR B4.Y7MM

Mapcode Global: VH76W.2XL1

Plus Code: 9C4R7WJX+QP

Entry Name: Courtyard Ranges at Upper Dolley House

Listing Date: 26 March 1985

Last Amended: 26 March 1985

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 8936

Building Class: Domestic

ID on this website: 300008936

Location: Approached down a side from Dolley Green and forming an L-plan group at the entrance to the house from W.

County: Powys

Community: Presteigne (Llanandras)

Community: Presteigne

Traditional County: Radnorshire

Tagged with: Courtyard

Find accommodation in


Probably early C17 box-framed range to south, later rubble-walled range set into slope by roadside.
Outer rubble wall with 2 raked buttresses to right of full-height opening, corrugated roof, weatherboarded gable-end and courtyard front with remains of loft doors and asserted ground floor openings. Simple tie-beam roof inside.

South range is 2 storeys with stud and infill walls, upper storey above original wall-plates. Slate roofs with wide eaves, collar and tie beam trusses inside with later timbers to support raised eaves, rubble footings. Full-height openings through range G left of centre (formerly with doors to threshing floor?). Small upper openings, glazed vertical lights to E end only, W end incorporated into rubble range along road. The building is partly decayed.

Reasons for Listing

Group value.

External Links

External links are from the relevant listing authority and, where applicable, Wikidata. Wikidata IDs may be related buildings as well as this specific building. If you want to add or update a link, you will need to do so by editing the Wikidata entry.

Recommended Books

Other nearby listed buildings

  • II* Upper Dolley House
    Approached down a side road running south from Dolley Green and reached through a courtyard of outbuildings.
  • II Dolley Farmhouse
    Approached down a side road from Dolley Green and to the S of Upper Dolley House.
  • II Ackill House
    Reached by irregular route from the main road above Rock Bridge between Presteigne and Dolley Green.
  • II Church of St Michael
    Occupies an elevated position in the centre of Discoed, to the south of the castle mound.
  • II* Upper House
    Lies about 100 yards south of Discoed Church.
  • II Yew Tree Farmhouse
    Sited down the slope, quarter of a mile east of Discoed crossroads.
  • II Outbuilding at Yew Treet Farm
    Former U-Shaped range opposite the house; barn and stables survive.
  • II Upper Rowley Farmhouse
    In a remote upland situation near the western edge of the Presteigne Community Council boundary, to SE of Discoed.

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.