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The Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Berriew, Powys

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Latitude: 52.5994 / 52°35'57"N

Longitude: -3.2003 / 3°12'1"W

OS Eastings: 318797

OS Northings: 300857

OS Grid: SJ187008

Mapcode National: GBR 9Y.96RR

Mapcode Global: WH79V.TX6L

Plus Code: 9C4RHQXX+QV

Entry Name: The Cottage

Listing Date: 21 August 1995

Last Amended: 21 August 1995

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 16331

Building Class: Domestic

Location: Towards the junction with Church Terrace on the E side of the village.

County: Powys

Community: Berriew (Aberriw)

Community: Berriew

Built-Up Area: Berriew

Traditional County: Montgomeryshire

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A late example of timber framed construction - possibly late C18 or early C19. Box framed in square panels with tension brace at angle, painted brick nogging and slate roof. Single unit plan, one and a half-storeys. Baffle entry against gable end stack. Plank doorway and 2-light casement window with transom. Small gabled dormer within the roof.

Reasons for Listing

Important as an example of a very small vernacular cottage, a building type which has become rare.

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  • II Memorial Cross in Churchyard
    On the N side of the church.
  • II The Smithy
    On the corner of Church Terrace and the B4390 road out of the village to the NE.
  • II Church of Saint Beuno (aka St Beuno)
    Set back from the street in a churchyard of roughly circular shape.
  • II Former School
    Backs onto the E side of the churchyard in the centre of the village.
  • II The Old School House
    Backs onto the E side of the churchyard in the centre of the village.
  • II Whittingham's Stores
    Prominently sited at the centre of the village, bounding the churchyard adjacent to the Lion Public House.
  • II The Farmhouse
    Opposite the junction of the B4390 (Pool Road) with the B4385 at the centre of the village, in a garden notable for its topiary.

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