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Courtyard Outbuildings to rear of Rookwood

A Grade II Listed Building in Clyro, Powys

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Latitude: 52.1 / 52°6'0"N

Longitude: -3.1281 / 3°7'41"W

OS Eastings: 322822

OS Northings: 245233

OS Grid: SO228452

Mapcode National: GBR F1.9SV7

Mapcode Global: VH6BB.QGNZ

Plus Code: 9C4R4V2C+2Q

Entry Name: Courtyard Outbuildings to rear of Rookwood

Listing Date: 31 January 1995

Last Amended: 31 January 1995

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 15323

Building Class: Domestic

Location: Below the main road, 2+ km north east of Clyro.

County: Powys

Community: Clyro (Cleirwy)

Community: Clyro

Locality: Bronydd

Traditional County: Radnorshire

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Early C19. Two storeys with cellar. Rendered, slate roof, two parallel gabled wings to rear. Rubble stone outbuilding adjoins south end. Doors with margin glazing and fluted doorcases to right of centre front and in north gable end. Twelve-pane sash windows with stone cills on first floor and to right of front door, others are modern tall casements. Two brick end stacks and one larger brick ridge stack to left of centre.


Good period details including boxed beams with bead mouldings, closed string oak staircase with turned newel, fluted doorcases with roundel corner blocks. Fireplace surround in central room incorporates ornate Jacobean over-mantel (said to have come from Canon Frome Court, Herefordshire).

Reasons for Listing

To the rear of the house is a courtyard arrangement of outbuildings including barn, stable and trap house.

Listed as an early C19 farmhouse with good interiors.

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Other nearby listed buildings

  • II Rookwood
    Below the main road, 2+ km north east of Clyro.
  • II Summerhouse in grounds of Rookwood
    Lies 100 metres south-west of Rookwood, and close to the Bronydd Baptist Chapel.
  • II Bronydd Baptist Chapel
    Situated on sloping site approximately 100 metres south-east of the A 438 and 2km north-east of Clyro.
  • II Attached chapel cottage (also known as Rookwood Cottage)
    Situated on sloping site approximately 100 metres south-east of the A 438 and 2km north-east of Clyro.
  • II Milestone
    At the side of the main A438 approximately 2km north-east of Clyro village.
  • II Cabalva Farm Farmhouse
    Set below the main road approximately 3km north-east of Clyro and to south-west of Cabalva House. Faces across the Wye valley.
  • II Barn at Cabalva Farm
    Set in the slope at the far end of the farmyard to north-east of Cabalva Farmhouse. Cabalva Farm is approximately 3km north-east of Clyro.
  • II Milestone
    Situated on north side of redundant length of A438 (now by-passed) 4km north east of Clyro, close to Cabalva Farm.

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