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Latitude: 52.0451 / 52°2'42"N
Longitude: -4.5242 / 4°31'27"W
OS Eastings: 226992
OS Northings: 241532
OS Grid: SN269415
Mapcode National: GBR D5.F8GY
Mapcode Global: VH2MY.JVLL
Entry Name: The Old Brewhouse
Listing Date: 2 March 1994
Last Amended: 2 March 1994
Source ID: 14223
Building Class: Commercial
Location: Situated in the yard of the Three Horseshoes Inn.
Traditional County: Carmarthenshire
Before 1760 Mrs Powell, the sister of the Rev Daniel Rowlands of Llangeitho kept an inn 'near the church' at Cenarth, her husband was a blacksmith. In the early C19 the Three Horseshoes was rebuilt as a coaching inn by the Thomas family, innkeepers and blacksmiths, and a smithy stood nearby. The roof was covered in corrugated iron until the restoration.
C18 cottage, possibly formerly an inn, later used as a brewhouse for the Three Horseshoes Inn, restored as an annexe to the inn 1992. Whitewashed rubble stone with long-straw thatched roof and whitewashed stone end stacks, larger to N. Two small front windows and centre stable door, all with timber lintels. Lean-to on N end. Broad rear wall opening with C20 double doors. Interior has preserved gorse underthatch, smoke-blackened, and three collar trusses with pegged joints. A N end, large chamfered timber lintel to broad fireplace with later inserted iron vat in brick base and bread oven. At S end a small fireplace.
Group value with the Three Horseshoes Inn.
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