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Latitude: 52.7745 / 52°46'28"N
Longitude: -3.1073 / 3°6'26"W
OS Eastings: 325394
OS Northings: 320233
OS Grid: SJ253202
Mapcode National: GBR 71.Y7P8
Mapcode Global: WH794.7JKB
Entry Name: Lock-Keeper's Cottage adjoining Lower Lock Chamber on Montgomeryshire Canal
Listing Date: 5 April 1993
Last Amended: 5 April 1993
Source ID: 14189
Building Class: Domestic
Location: On south bank of Montgomeryshire Canal, abutting bridge No 95.
Community: Carreghofa (Carreghwfa)
Traditional County: Montgomeryshire
Built about 1819 when the first lock-keeper was appointed, extended and improved later in C19.
Original two-storey rubble cottage facing west with gable end to canal. Pitched slate roof, tall brick stack inserted to left. Two-window front with casements under (later) arched brick heads, offset gabled and trellised porch to right with finial.
Parallel brick and slate range to rear, similar casements; low cross-range with gable incorporated into bridge parapet to E. Brick outhouse in garden.
Group value with other canal structures in exceptional location at Carreghofa Locks.
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