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Barn at Pendre Farm

A Grade II Listed Building in Talgarth, Powys

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Latitude: 51.985 / 51°59'5"N

Longitude: -3.2277 / 3°13'39"W

OS Eastings: 315782

OS Northings: 232547

OS Grid: SO157325

Mapcode National: GBR YX.K00M

Mapcode Global: VH6BW.0CGN

Plus Code: 9C3RXQMC+XW

Entry Name: Barn at Pendre Farm

Listing Date: 14 August 1995

Last Amended: 14 August 1995

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 16310

Building Class: Agriculture and Subsistence

Location: Located on the SW side of the farmyard, facing the gable end of the earlier farmhouse.

County: Powys

Community: Talgarth

Community: Talgarth

Locality: Pengenffordd

Traditional County: Brecknockshire

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A late C18 barn of rubble stone with a slate roof. Five bays, with central cartway, the full height doors replaced. Unusually long ventilation slits to each bay, both sides, and to gables. Small door from yard to the SE end bay. C20 cattle shed attached to rear - not of special interest.


Tie beam trusses with thin raking struts to the principal rafters. Two tiers of purlins.

Reasons for Listing

Included as a well built example of a late C18/early C19 Breconshire barn and for group value with Pendre farmhouse.

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Other nearby listed buildings

  • II Pendre Farmhouse
    Located at the end of the farm track, below SE entrance to the scheduled promontory fort, Talgarth Camp.
  • II Lower Genffordd Farmhouse
    Located on the W side of the high road from Talgarth to Pengenffordd, placed across the slope of the hill, and overlooking a narrow valley to the W.
  • II Upper Enig House
    The house stands at the end of a terrace of cottages, at the junction of Hospital Road and Penybont Road, behind a railed front area.
  • II Barn at Gwrlodde adjoining Old Farmhouse at Gwrlodde
    Located on the NE facing slope, on the W side of the farmyard, and added to the gable end of the extension at the kitchen end of Gwrlodde farmhouse.
  • II Old Farmhouse at Gwrlodde
    Located on a NE facing slope, on the S side of its farmyard, with access by farm road off the minor road from Talgarth to Pengenffordd. The farmhouse is on a cut platform on the upper end of the slop
  • II Detached Farm Building at Gwrlodde
    Located on the NE facing slope, on the E side of the farmyard, lying some 20m E of the E gable end of the farmhouse.
  • 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 Merlin House
    Located in a terrace of houses opposite and facing the graveyard of the parish church, from which it is stepped forward.

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