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Brynglwys

A Grade II Listed Building in Talgarth, Powys

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.996 / 51°59'45"N

Longitude: -3.2297 / 3°13'46"W

OS Eastings: 315669

OS Northings: 233775

OS Grid: SO156337

Mapcode National: GBR YW.JKHJ

Mapcode Global: VH6BV.Y3Y6

Entry Name: Brynglwys

Listing Date: 14 August 1995

Last Amended: 14 August 1995

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 16295

Building Class: Domestic

Location: Located opposite church gates, on the corner of Back Lane, and attached to Rosendaal. Short front garden enclosed by railings set on a low stone wall.

County: Powys

Community: Talgarth

Community: Talgarth

Built-Up Area: Talgarth

Traditional County: Brecknockshire

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Exterior

Larger of two small, early C19 terraced houses. Colourwashed stone with slate roof. Two storeys, three window bays. Central 6-panel front door, the upper panels glazed, now enclosed within a modern lean-to porch. C19 12-pane windows with the upper panes in a horizontally hinged casement (Brecon hopper), but C19 sash window to left of door. Gable brick stacks and crested red clayware ridge tiles. Central gate in railings.

Reasons for Listing

Included as an attractive early C19 village house retaining the local variation of window, the building unaltered apart from the attached porch. With Rosendaal, part of a group of early C19 village character in this part of Talgarth.

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Other nearby listed buildings

  • II Rosendaal
    Attached to the NE end of Brynglwys, forming a terrace of two facing the churchyard.
  • II Crescent Cottage
    Pair of town houses at the W end of a row of houses facing N over the churchyard of the Church of St Gwendoline.
  • II Crescent House
    Pair of town houses at the W end of a row of houses facing N over the churchyard of the Church of St Gwendoline.
  • II Highcliffe House
    Located in a terrace of C19 cottages, one of a row of two within a larger group, and adjoining Merlin House to the E facing over the churchyard.
  • II Tomb of Howell Harris in Churchyard of the Church of St Gwendoling
    Located approximately 100m SE of the S porch of the parish church, close to the path to the SE corner gate.
  • II Merlin House
    Located in a terrace of houses opposite and facing the graveyard of the parish church, from which it is stepped forward.
  • II Church House including Gates and Railings to Front
    Located in a terrace of houses opposite and facing the graveyard of the parish church.
  • II* Church of St Gwendoline
    Located on a small plateau above the village, at the junction of Church Street with School Street.

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