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Cadan View

A Grade II Listed Building in Rhayader, Powys

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Latitude: 52.272 / 52°16'19"N

Longitude: -3.5668 / 3°34'0"W

OS Eastings: 293187

OS Northings: 264919

OS Grid: SN931649

Mapcode National: GBR 9G.YSL0

Mapcode Global: VH5CW.4573

Plus Code: 9C4R7CCM+R7

Entry Name: Cadan View

Listing Date: 31 July 1995

Last Amended: 31 July 1995

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 16207

Building Class: Commercial

Location: At SW end of village.

County: Powys

Community: Rhayader (Rhaeadr Gwy)

Community: Rhayader

Locality: Elan Village

Traditional County: Brecknockshire

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Detached house (perhaps former shop) in village built by City of Birmingham for maintenance workers at Elan Valley reservoir scheme. Designed between 1906 and 1909 by Buckland, Haywood, & Farmer, architects, of Birmingham.


Arts & Crafts style. Brown rubble with bathstone dressings, slate roof. Mullioned windows. Two storeys. Elevation facing road has 2 large gables each with 3-light first floor window; on ground floor, 2 bay windows with connecting roof over, recessed central entrance doorway. Left side has, to rear, gable with 3-light first floor window and ground floor splayed bay window, to R, 2-light window. Right side has, to rear, gable with 4-light first floor window, and 2-light ground floor window (L). In angle between gables, porch with hipped slate roof. To rear, attached wall encloses yard with outbuildings; gable to R end with upper loading door; single storey range to L links back to house.

Reasons for Listing

High quality early C20 Arts & Crafts building, forming part of group of Garden Village buildings in Elan Village.

Group value.

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