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Latitude: 51.5341 / 51°32'2"N
Longitude: -3.1205 / 3°7'13"W
OS Eastings: 322377
OS Northings: 182284
OS Grid: ST223822
Mapcode National: GBR KY0.70
Mapcode Global: VH6F1.VPPT
Entry Name: Farmhouse at Bridge Farm
Listing Date: 6 October 1977
Last Amended: 31 August 2000
Source ID: 13834
Building Class: Domestic
Location: Fronting the road, adjacent to Llanedern Bridge over Rhymney River .
Community: Old St. Mellons (Hen Laneirwg)
Community: Old St. Mellons
Traditional County: Glamorgan
Probably early C18. Shows as rectangular on tithe map of 1846 and as L-shaped with rear outshut on OS map c1880. Since listing the 2 end stacks have gone.
Farmhouse. Of stone rendered with pebbledash; steep-pitched slate roof with brick centre ridge stack, raised verges. Two storeys. 4 window range, all C20 glazing; smaller windows at first floor level under eaves; ground floor has central gabled porch with cambered-arched inner and outer openings, 6-panelled door, 2 windows each side. Lower wing stepped down to left; small lean-to to right. To rear a single-storey lean-to wing with separate brick chimney.
Baffle entry plan, the main front door opening onto the side of the main central chimney. Corridor and stairs to rear and entrance to rear wing through old wide plank and batten door. No old fireplaces visible, 2 chamfered cross beams in uphill room, one replaced in downhill room, with site of former stairs to right of fireplace. A-frame roof trusses partly visible on upper floor.
Included notwithstanding alterations as a substantial traditional regional farmhouse.
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