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Brechfa

A Grade II Listed Building in Llanon, Ceredigion

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.2839 / 52°17'2"N

Longitude: -4.1749 / 4°10'29"W

OS Eastings: 251740

OS Northings: 267315

OS Grid: SN517673

Mapcode National: GBR 8N.Y6Q5

Mapcode Global: VH3JF.LV8J

Entry Name: Brechfa

Listing Date: 31 October 1977

Last Amended: 30 April 1996

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 10690

Building Class: Domestic

Location: Situated towards the NE end of Llanon some 50m SE of the A487 and approached through a small field.

County: Ceredigion

Community: Llansantffraed (Llansanffraid)

Community: Llansantffraid

Locality: Llanon

Built-Up Area: Llanon

Traditional County: Cardiganshire

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History

Pair of single storey cottages, probably early C19, with later two-storey section to left. Now one house.

Exterior

Rubble stone with slate roofs. Taller left section is 2-window, offset to right, with end stone stacks, 12-pane sashes and door with overlight. Stone voussoirs. Two cottages are both double-fronted with 16-pane tilting windows and centre doors. Stone voussoirs. Ridge stack and right end stack. Lean-to on right end wall.

Interior

Left end 2-storey section has boarding within entry with pencil graffiti probably late C19. Left cottage has left end lath-and-plaster chimney hood on thin cross beam. Centre passage is cobbled. There is no internal sign of fireplaces for the centre ridge stack.

Reasons for Listing

Listed as a good vernacular cottage row of scarce regional type, still with fireplace hood and cobbled floor within.

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