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N Range of attached outbuilding at Llanerchaeron (Previously listed as sited at Llanaeron House)

A Grade II Listed Building in Ciliau Aeron, Ceredigion

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.2187 / 52°13'7"N

Longitude: -4.2255 / 4°13'31"W

OS Eastings: 248068

OS Northings: 260168

OS Grid: SN480601

Mapcode National: GBR DK.2BKC

Mapcode Global: VH3JS.QH1H

Entry Name: N Range of attached outbuilding at Llanerchaeron (Previously listed as sited at Llanaeron House)

Listing Date: 15 November 1990

Last Amended: 23 May 1996

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 17517

Building Class: Agriculture and Subsistence

Location: Situated between two farm courts at Llanerchaeron, against N side of walled garden.

County: Ceredigion

Community: Ciliau Aeron

Community: Ciliau Aeron

Locality: Llanerchaeron

Traditional County: Cardiganshire

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History

Cow House built c.1800 with later stable at N end and farmhouse of 1863 at S end. Cowshed slightly truncated when house was built.

Exterior

Rubble stone farmhouse with slate hipped roofs and brick end chimney stacks: also stack to N slope of rear wing. L-plan, two storeys with 3-bay E front. Twelve-pane hornless sash windows with cambered brick heads and slate sills. Six-panel central door with 4-pane overlight, head as above. Hip-roofed rear NW wing, 2 windows as above to W end wall with recessed porch to right. S side of wing appears to be built up from old N wall of outbuildings against walled garden. S end wall of main house built above garden wall in red brick with sash window as above.

Earlier 7-bay cow-house to N with continuous single bay later stable at N end, all under a hipped slate roof, swept down low over N lean-to and rear full length later outshut. Seven doorways to cow-house with cambered stone voussoired heads, mostly replaced by windows, except second and fourth from left, which have boarded doors and overlights. Two small attic windows towards right end. Stable with boarded door, head as above. Loft door rising to dormer-gable. Later lean-tos to N and rear, the latter with twelve openings, mostly small windows with timber lintels, 3 doors, that to left paired and planked, with vent-slits.

Pitched stone pavement in front of cow-house.

Interior

House has dog-leg stair at S end, cross-passage and a slate flagged room to front. Cow-house with 9-bay collar-truss roof, rough trusses and collars, the former pegged to wall-posts, which rest on the cross-beams. Five doors to rear W wall, mostly blocked. Interior of stable with pitched stone floor and three bay stalls each side with timber divisions: vertical posts with shaped wooden crooks. Rear of each stall is boarded to include flush timber feeding manger, supplied from the loft above.

Reasons for Listing

Group value with Llanerchaeron and other outbuildings: part of extremely large estate farm group, very rare in West Wales.

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