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Gardener's cottage at Gwernyfed High School (Gwernyfed Park)

A Grade II Listed Building in Gwernyfed, Powys

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.0282 / 52°1'41"N

Longitude: -3.2063 / 3°12'22"W

OS Eastings: 317332

OS Northings: 237325

OS Grid: SO173373

Mapcode National: GBR YX.GC9V

Mapcode Global: VH6BP.C9S1

Entry Name: Gardener's cottage at Gwernyfed High School (Gwernyfed Park)

Listing Date: 15 December 1995

Last Amended: 15 December 1995

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 17050

Building Class: Domestic

Location: Located at the SW corner of the kitchen garden of the former Gwernyfed Park facing towards the main Hay to Brecon road.

County: Powys

Community: Gwernyfed

Community: Gwernyfed

Locality: Aberllynfi

Traditional County: Brecknockshire

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History

Estate cottage probably by W Eden Nesfield c1880.

Exterior

Grey sandstone rubble with limestone dressings and tiled roof. Two storeys 'Z'-plan, comprising a wing on the right side of front and back elevations, an open arched porch with side light under a low hipped roof in the re-entrant angle on the E, and stair under a continuation of the main roof in the equivalent angle on the W. Two-storey square bay to E facing wing, with stone mullioned windows, transomed to ground floor, and roof hipped. Brick stacks.

Attached to the E front, the 3m high SW wall of the kitchen garden, with brick offset courses and tiled coping.

Reasons for Listing

Included as of group value with the kitchen garden and glasshouse at the Grade II* former Gwernyfed Park.

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