History in Structure

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

The Edwinsford Arms

A Grade II Listed Building in Talley, Carmarthenshire

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 »


Latitude: 51.9763 / 51°58'34"N

Longitude: -3.9875 / 3°59'15"W

OS Eastings: 263580

OS Northings: 232733

OS Grid: SN635327

Mapcode National: GBR DW.KPJX

Mapcode Global: VH4HJ.TLTB

Plus Code: 9C3RX2G6+GX

Entry Name: The Edwinsford Arms

Listing Date: 1 March 1995

Last Amended: 1 March 1995

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 15770

Building Class: Commercial

Location: Prominently located in the centre of Talley village alongside the B4302.

County: Carmarthenshire

Community: Talley (Talyllychau)

Community: Talley

Traditional County: Carmarthenshire

Find accommodation in


Public House built for the Edwinsford estate shown on 1839 Tithe map.


Early C19 public house, formerly belonging to the Edwinsford Estate. Rendered painted walls, hipped slate roof, wide wooden soffits. Rendered slightly projecting end chimney stacks. High plinth. 2-storey 3-window symmetrical facade. 12-pane horned sash windows, upper centre window reduced at later date and narrow 8-pane sash inserted. Concrete sills. Ground floor windows set under blind elliptical arches. Later central porch, rendered with pitched slate roof and bargeboard. Round-arched doorway to porch with raised lugged cemented architrave. Plain double boarded doors. Modern extension set back to right hand side. Whitewashed rubble left hand return elevation with 2 sashes as front and 16-pane horned sash to rear annexe. Whitewashed rubble rear elevation with contemporary 2-storey wing to right and outshut to left under catslide roof. Rendered gable chimney stack to wing. Half-hipped dormer to left with stone cheeks and 9-pane hornless sash. Fixed 9-pane upper window to right. Later whitewashed rubble extension to left with upper 9-pane hornless sash. Projecting single storey wing to right hand side.

Reasons for Listing

An imposing Regency inn with Neoclassical allusions.

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.