A Grade II* Listed Building in Glasbury, Powys
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Latitude: 52.0457 / 52°2'44"N
Longitude: -3.2743 / 3°16'27"W
OS Eastings: 312706
OS Northings: 239360
OS Grid: SO127393
Mapcode National: GBR YV.F6GQ
Mapcode Global: VH6BG.6VD3
Entry Name: Boughrood Cottage
Listing Date: 18 January 1996
Last Amended: 18 January 1996
Source ID: 17188
Building Class: Agriculture and Subsistence
Location: Located 100m to the NW of Boughrood church across a small tributary of the River Wye, within its own grounds, and with its farmyard, buildings and mill to the N.
Community: Glasbury (Y Clas-ar-wy)
Traditional County: Radnorshire
A large cruck-built farmhouse of the C16 or earlier, the N end of which was converted and raised to 2 storeys with attic in a high-quality early C17 scheme of remodelling.
The Cottage has the front door opposite the stack, 12-paned sashes and a 4-light gabled dormer. Inscriptions on jamb stones reading WV (17)79 and WIL PHILLIPS.
The Cottage has a blocked fireplace and cruck truss on the inner wall of the end sitting room. Gable stack with a stone winding stair at one side, and an oven at the other. Roof interior is heavily smoke blackened, and has a plastered division on wide split laths woven between staves.
Reasons for Listing
Listed Grade II* on account of the evidence of sub-medieval construction and for the unusually high quality of the C17 work retained internally.
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