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Latitude: 52.0186 / 52°1'6"N
Longitude: -4.592 / 4°35'31"W
OS Eastings: 222236
OS Northings: 238746
OS Grid: SN222387
Mapcode National: GBR D2.GX8Z
Mapcode Global: VH2N3.CJ7D
Entry Name: The Counting House at Cilwendeg Farm
Listing Date: 23 January 1976
Last Amended: 25 January 1995
Source ID: 13023
Building Class: Domestic
Location: Situated at upper end of long range with bellcote NW of farmhouse.
Locality: Capel Colman
Traditional County: Pembrokeshire
Built 1832 for Morgan Jones 2 of Cilwendeg as part of the extensive estate improvements at Cilwendeg. The upper floor was later used as the farm-manager's lodging.
1832 lofted outbuilding, the upper floor identified as Counting Room on plaque. Rubble stone with graded slate roof and off-centre stone ridge stack. Two storeys, two-window range. The SE front has 12-pane sash to left and blank window to right on first floor, off-set to right, over ground floor door and small 2-light casement. Cambered heads with cut Cilgerran stone voussoirs and slate sills. The SW gable end has outside stone steps to ledged door flanked by 12-pane sash to left and blocked window (formerly 12-pane) to right, all with cambered heads, cut-stone voussoirs and keystones. In gable, keyed roundel with slate plaque `A Counting Room Builded ad 1832 for Morgan Jones Esq'. Rear NW side has larger upper windows, casement pair to left and 16-pane sash to right, and two ledged doors below. Cut-stone voussoirs to cambered heads.
Loft has two rooms, one with fireplace, and stapled collar trusses. Ground floor has very large timber-lintel fireplace, and single slate screen to left of door. Smoke blackened joists.
Attached to SW corner is rubble stone embankment, curving to gatepost at SW, and with two slate-lined recesses on N side, probably beeboles. Brick pier between.
Group value with other farm buildings at Cilwendeg Farm.
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