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Latitude: 51.5068 / 51°30'24"N
Longitude: -3.0993 / 3°5'57"W
OS Eastings: 323801
OS Northings: 179229
OS Grid: ST238792
Mapcode National: GBR J1.J93W
Mapcode Global: VH7BQ.7DD6
Entry Name: Pen-pil (aka Penpill Farm Kennels)
Listing Date: 19 May 1975
Last Amended: 20 July 2000
Source ID: 13824
Building Class: Domestic
Location: Set end-on to Wentloog Road, which is no longer a thoroughfare, and now adjacent to a large industrial development site off the new Wentloog Avenue.
Locality: Wentloog Level
Built-Up Area: Cardiff
Traditional County: Monmouthshire
c 1700. Formerly thatched. Shown with porch on Tithe map of 1846. Former byre later incorporated into dwelling.
Farmhouse with attached ranges either side. Of stone rubble, rendered and painted, with steeply pitched Welsh slate roof and brick end stacks. Single storey and attic with upper windows projecting into the roof. Ground floor windows either side of a central gabled porch; all windows and doorway currently boarded up. Battered. Wall to former front yard extend from either side. Stepped down to right is a two bay wing, probably formerly a byre, and at each end a single storey wing. Similar rear window openings to attic.
Interior believed to retain large stone fireplace with bake oven and stone stairs adjacent and massive cross beams chamfered and stopped. A-frame roof trusses with 2 rows of purlins.
Listed as a traditional regional farmhouse mainly retaining its historic fabric.
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