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Former School by Church of St Padarn

A Grade II Listed Building in Dyffryn Arth, Ceredigion

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Latitude: 52.2468 / 52°14'48"N

Longitude: -4.1865 / 4°11'11"W

OS Eastings: 250824

OS Northings: 263214

OS Grid: SN508632

Mapcode National: GBR DM.0N6L

Mapcode Global: VH3JM.DS4F

Plus Code: 9C4Q6RW7+PC

Entry Name: Former School by Church of St Padarn

Listing Date: 23 May 1996

Last Amended: 23 May 1996

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 17485

Building Class: Education

Location: Situated on NE edge of circular churchyard of Church of St Padarn, some 0.5 km W of Pennant.

County: Ceredigion

Community: Dyffryn Arth

Community: Dyffryn Arth

Locality: Llanbadarn Trefeglwys

Traditional County: Cardiganshire

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History: Small church schoolroom built in 1829 by Richard Rees of Llanbadarn, builder, for £33. Repairs were proposed in 1846.

Description: Unpainted cement render with slate roof and rendered stacks, one to W end, one on ridge at original E end. Single-storey, double-fronted original range with two small-paned sashes (boarded-over 1995) and centre door with plain Gothic arch. A one-window range added to E has one similar front window. Rubble stone NW rear wing, one broad full height entry and one door with stone voussoirs.

Included as a scarce surviving example of the small church schools of the earlier C19 in the region.

Reference: National Library of Wales Vestry Minutes.

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