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Latitude: 52.03 / 52°1'47"N
Longitude: -3.1531 / 3°9'11"W
OS Eastings: 320984
OS Northings: 237469
OS Grid: SO209374
Mapcode National: GBR F0.G6HS
Mapcode Global: VH6BQ.97FN
Entry Name: Cowshed at Lower Maestorglwydd
Listing Date: 20 June 1995
Last Amended: 20 June 1995
Source ID: 16119
Building Class: Agriculture and Subsistence
Location: The cowshed stands detached from the house and at one end of it.
Traditional County: Brecknockshire
Dated 1677, it makes an L-plan with the barn and is built of stone with a corrugated asbestos roof. It is of one storey with a loft and has a stout doorframe facing N inscribed "1677 WG" on the timber lintel. There are other old/original timber-lintelled openings facing N. Within, the roof is original, with tiebeams and diagonal struts to the principal rafters.
The cowshed is an early farm building and of special interest for bearing a date and initials. It is included for group value with Lower Maestorglwydd Farmhouse.
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