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Latitude: 52.6964 / 52°41'47"N
Longitude: -3.1025 / 3°6'9"W
OS Eastings: 325586
OS Northings: 311542
OS Grid: SJ255115
Mapcode National: GBR B2.36T7
Mapcode Global: WH79J.9HV6
Entry Name: Ivy House with outbuildings
Listing Date: 29 February 1996
Last Amended: 29 February 1996
Source ID: 16774
Building Class: Domestic
Location: Built against the E bank of the canal at Pool Quay Lock.
Community: Welshpool (Y Trallwng)
Locality: Pool Quay
Traditional County: Montgomeryshire
History: The house was built c1830 as part of a maltings associated with the Montgomeryshire Canal: in 1845, the buildings at the site comprised house, engine house, and drying kilns. The maltings buildings adjoining the house were later used as warehousing.
Exterior: House is painted brick; outbuildings largely rough rubble; slate roofs throughout. House is 2-storeyed, a 2-unit plan with axial stack and central baffle entrance in added porch, flanked by 16-pane sash windows with flat arched heads. 3 similar windows to first floor.
A well-preserved early C19 house with its associated outbuildings, which as a former maltings complex, is significant as an example of canal-side industry.
Reference: Stephen Hughes, The Archaeology of the Montgomeryshire Canal, 1988, p.103, 109
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