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Blackweir Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Castle (Castell), Cardiff

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.491 / 51°29'27"N

Longitude: -3.1887 / 3°11'19"W

OS Eastings: 317568

OS Northings: 177561

OS Grid: ST175775

Mapcode National: GBR KFH.ZH

Mapcode Global: VH6F6.PS4D

Entry Name: Blackweir Farmhouse

Listing Date: 19 May 1975

Last Amended: 30 April 1999

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 13765

Building Class: Health and Welfare

Location: To W of, and below car park opposite Nazareth House; near footbridge over dock feeder, to S of ambulance Station.

County: Cardiff

Community: Castle (Castell)

Community: Castle

Built-Up Area: Cardiff

Traditional County: Glamorgan

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History

Farmhouse of circa 1860.

Exterior

Two storey farmhouse with Gothic details. Walls faced with brown rubble stone with ashlar banding; slate roof; red brick chimneys. North front of 2 window bays with centre doorway. On first floor, two gabled dormers with decorative bargeboards; 2-light casements. On ground floor, a transomed and mullioned window to either side of centre gabled porch; porch with bargeboard; 4-centred doorway. Single storey lean-to to R. Side elevation has gabled end of front block with decorative bargeboards, 2-light casement window to first floor, ground floor has 3-light mullion and transom window. To R, in rear wing, gabled dormer with decorative bargeboards and 2-light casement: mullion and transom window to ground floor. In angle between blocks, single storey porch with Gothic window, Gothic doorway to side.

Reasons for Listing

Well-preserved mid C19 farmhouse.

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