History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Hendre Cross

A Grade II Listed Building in Brawdy, Pembrokeshire

We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?

Upload Photo »

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »

Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8986 / 51°53'54"N

Longitude: -5.1468 / 5°8'48"W

OS Eastings: 183601

OS Northings: 226903

OS Grid: SM836269

Mapcode National: GBR CB.QJ23

Mapcode Global: VH1QX.QJZX

Entry Name: Hendre Cross

Listing Date: 5 October 1994

Last Amended: 5 October 1994

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 14400

Building Class: Education

Location: Situated at Hendre Cross, some 2km W of Llandeloy.

County: Pembrokeshire

Town: Llandeloy

Community: Brawdy (Breudeth)

Community: Brawdy

Locality: Llanddinog

Traditional County: Pembrokeshire

Find accommodation in
Llandeloy

History

1855 former National School by Joseph Jenkins of Haverfordwest.

Exterior

Coursed squared grey stone with grey limestone quoins and purple Caerbwdy stone dressings elsewhere. L-plan with large single-storey schoolroom with mezzaine floor and staircase, pine end to road and two storey house in S cross-wing. Schoolroom has grey limestone plinth and quoins, purple stone moulded shoulders to gable, coped gable and small N end stack. N wall has an out-of-character C20 bow-window inserted to light gallery space. W side has 3-light painted stone mullion-and-transom window with Tudor-arched heads to lower lights and small-pane glazing in centre top light. Chamfered surround in purple stone. To right a projecting porch with bellcote. N side ledged door, cambered-headed in purple stone surround. Grey stone quoins, coped W gable with purple stone shoulders and gabled bellcote. Bellcote is carried on slightly raised walling on corbels above ground floor 2-light Tudor stone-mullion window. A very small window above in bellcote shaft. C20 glazed lean to to right, in angle to domestic range, running W with coped E and W gables, and W end stack. One ground floor similar 2-light Tudor window.

Reasons for Listing

Included as an unusually elaborate mid C19 church school, similar to the one at Llanrhian by the same architect, 1851.

Recommended Books

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.