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Cowshed at Glanyrannell

A Grade II Listed Building in Cynwyl Gaeo, Carmarthenshire

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Latitude: 52.0358 / 52°2'8"N

Longitude: -3.9366 / 3°56'11"W

OS Eastings: 267253

OS Northings: 239254

OS Grid: SN672392

Mapcode National: GBR DY.FXWV

Mapcode Global: VH4HC.Q366

Plus Code: 9C4R23P7+88

Entry Name: Cowshed at Glanyrannell

Listing Date: 2 August 1995

Last Amended: 2 August 1995

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 16235

Building Class: Agriculture and Subsistence

Location: Farm situated alongside by-road between Cynwyl Gaeo and Crugybar. Farmyard in front of house with cowshed along N side.

County: Carmarthenshire

Community: Cynwyl Gaeo

Community: Cynwyl Gaeo

Locality: Caeo

Traditional County: Carmarthenshire

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Mid C19. Different arrangement of farm buildings indicated on 1841 Tithe map. The farmstead was rebuilt c1845 by the Dolaucothi estate, who were redeveloping much of their property at this time.


Long single-storey rubble-built cowshed. Slate roof and slated barges. Five boarded doors, cambered stone-voussoired heads; small 2-pane window between the two left doors. Small C20 brick lean-to on left.

Left end with brick/stone steps to boarded loft door; cambered stone voussoired head. Right end with small C20 brick lean-to on left, boarded door to right with timber lintel. Parallel lower short rubble range of calf-cots set back to right with modified front.

Rubble slate roofed rear wing, E elevation with single-light latticed casement to left, cambered brick head; partially blocked door to right; similar head.

Reasons for Listing

Group value with farmhouse.

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