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Lower Peniarth

A Grade II Listed Building in Meifod, Powys

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Latitude: 52.7363 / 52°44'10"N

Longitude: -3.2347 / 3°14'4"W

OS Eastings: 316729

OS Northings: 316125

OS Grid: SJ167161

Mapcode National: GBR 9W.0Q87

Mapcode Global: WH798.8HX3

Plus Code: 9C4RPQP8+G4

Entry Name: Lower Peniarth

Listing Date: 26 May 1995

Last Amended: 26 May 1995

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 15988

Building Class: Domestic

Location: A large farm located on the S side of the valley near the valley floor of the Colwyn Brook, with the parlour end downhill.

County: Powys

Community: Meifod

Community: Meifod

Locality: Peniarth

Traditional County: Montgomeryshire

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C17. Timber framed, built around with whitewashed stone in the C19. Slate roof. Three bays, Type C lobby entry plan with parlour and service rooms part set into ground above hall, with a store or granary over with access from roadway above. Cowhouse attached to parlour end. Unusually large star-plan stone stack.

Main door with glazed panel and overlight. Six-paned windows with iron casement to lower centre light, 3-light to first floor, and some C20 steel framed windows.


Not accessible at time of inspection. Parallel spine beams. Framed inner partition recorded by Smith appears to have been altered.

Reasons for Listing

Included as a good vernacular farmhouse and a significant landmark in the valley.

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