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Latitude: 52.7748 / 52°46'29"N
Longitude: -3.1074 / 3°6'26"W
OS Eastings: 325391
OS Northings: 320263
OS Grid: SJ253202
Mapcode National: GBR 71.Y7P5
Mapcode Global: WH794.7JJ4
Entry Name: Former Wharfinger's House including brick boundary wall to road
Listing Date: 5 April 1993
Last Amended: 5 April 1993
Source ID: 14180
Building Class: Transport
Location: Situated on the north bank of the dock between the upper and lower locks at north end of Montgomeryshire Canal. Lies between canal bridge 95 and the bridge over the by-pass culvert to the north.
Community: Carreghofa (Carreghwfa)
Locality: Carreghofa Locks
Traditional County: Montgomeryshire
Probably 1794-7, enlarged in early C19.
Single pile, rubble with walls raised in brick and rear wing added over earlier brick extension. Slate roof, two brick end stacks and brick stack to north of wing. Two storeys, two windows to road, tall basement storey with plank doors exposed to canal side. Sliding horizontal sashes under gently cambered heads, gabled timber porch with finial. Blind north gable, south gable with splayed bay and cambered basement openings. Five-sided splayed bay with small-pane glazing projects on timber supports. Brick boundary wall to road with stone capping and timber gates; comments with bridge parapet over Montgomeryshire Canal.
Dominant central building in an exceptionally fine group of canal structures at Carreghofa Locks.
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