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Lock Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Berriew, Powys

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Latitude: 52.603 / 52°36'10"N

Longitude: -3.1923 / 3°11'32"W

OS Eastings: 319349

OS Northings: 301243

OS Grid: SJ193012

Mapcode National: GBR 9Y.92QH

Mapcode Global: WH79V.YT1W

Plus Code: 9C4RJR35+53

Entry Name: Lock Cottage

Listing Date: 21 August 1995

Last Amended: 21 August 1995

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 16336

Building Class: Domestic

Location: Situated 150m approx. N of bridge 128 which carries the B4390 over the canal 0.5km approx. NE of Berriew village, on the east side of the canal at Berriew Lock.

County: Powys

Community: Berriew (Aberriw)

Community: Berriew

Traditional County: Montgomeryshire

Tagged with: Cottage

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The Montgomeryshire Canal was built as far as Garthmyl between 1794 and 1797, engineered by John and Thomas Dadford. The lock forms part of this original construction, and there was a cottage here by at least 1840. The present house is a later reconstruction (possibly built as part of a programme of work carried out by the Shropshire Union Railways and Canal Company in the later C19). It appears to have comprised 2 dwellings originally.


Painted brick with slate roof. End wall stacks. 2 storeys, 2-window range, with doorway to right in added timber gabled porch. Casement windows with flat arched brick heads and projecting sills. Blocked doorway to right of left-hand window.

Reasons for Listing

Listed as part of a group of canal structures at Berriew Lock.

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