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Pentre House

A Grade II Listed Building in Churchstoke, Powys

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.5218 / 52°31'18"N

Longitude: -3.0636 / 3°3'49"W

OS Eastings: 327928

OS Northings: 292083

OS Grid: SO279920

Mapcode National: GBR B3.GBD6

Mapcode Global: VH75P.VW74

Entry Name: Pentre House

Listing Date: 1 October 1996

Last Amended: 1 October 1996

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 17364

Building Class: Domestic

Location: Located in the hamlet of Pentre, to the N of the B4385, near Pentre Farm.

County: Powys

Town: Montgomery

Community: Churchstoke (Yr Ystog)

Community: Churchstoke

Locality: Pentre

Traditional County: Montgomeryshire

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History

Gentrified front range of c 1800, possibly an addition to an earlier structure. Included on a plan of 1794, which showed land in the ownership of Sir Jukes Grenville Clifton Jukes.

Exterior

Well-detailed red brick front range with masonry range to rear which may be service area. 2 storeys. Slate roofs with broad overhanging eaves. 3-window front with projecting central bay. 9-pane sash windows to first floor and 12-pane sashes to ground floor, all under flat arched, finely gauged brick heads. Sandstone, Tuscan portico, comprising 4 columns and an entablature. Overlight above front door. 2 external stacks with paired, yellow brick shafts capped by sandstone blocks. Single storey, red brick range on W side with red brick end stack.

Interior

No access to the interior at time of inspection (May 1996).

Reasons for Listing

Listed as a fine well-detailed, gentrified house of c 1800 retaining its original character.

Other nearby listed buildings

  • II Pentre Mill
    Located on a track to the N of the B4385 in a slight hollow where a stream runs down the hillside towards the road and the river Camlad. Positioned slightly below Pentre Hall.
  • II Pentre Hall
    Located along a track c 0.5km S of the B4385 in the hamlet of Pentre. The hall is situated amongst modern farm buildings.
  • II Milestone
    Located on the N side of the B 4385 in the grass verge
  • II The Meadows
    Located in low lying meadow land close to the River Camlad, accessed by a track leading off Wernddu Lane, a road of some antiquity linking Churchstoke with the Kerry Ridgeway.
  • II The Old Courthouse
    On the S side of the B4385 at a staggered junction with a lane to Cwm and Wernddu Lane. The gable of the house fronts the road. There is a garden to the E of the house and a courtyard beyond surroun
  • II Todleth House
    Located along a driveway to the N of the A489 with gardens to front and rear.
  • II Broadway House
    Located on the N side of the A489, in landscaped gardens with a pond to the W . Paddock and stables to the front and farm buildings to the rear.
  • II The Ivy House
    Situated on the A489 (S side), approximately 100m W of turning to Hyssington. Set back from the road by a short driveway, and with outbuildings to the N and E.

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