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Latitude: 52.096 / 52°5'45"N
Longitude: -4.3574 / 4°21'26"W
OS Eastings: 238611
OS Northings: 246807
OS Grid: SN386468
Mapcode National: GBR DD.B1TS
Mapcode Global: VH3K9.FL81
Entry Name: Dinas Cerdin
Listing Date: 4 June 1996
Last Amended: 4 June 1996
Source ID: 17619
Building Class: Domestic
Location: Situated beneath Dinas Cerdin hillfort, approached by drive running N off Bwlchygroes-Tregroes lane from junction 200m N of Pont Bargoed.
Traditional County: Cardiganshire
Farmhouse dated 1795, built for T. Evans, possibly remodelled in earlier C19.
Cement-washed rubble stone with slate roof, and stone end stacks, larger to left. Flat eaves with paired scrolled brackets. Two-storey, three-window range of 6-pane horned sashes and C20 door, all with cambered heads, recessed stone voussoirs and raised keystones. Date plaque over door :
Outshut rear against hillside. Left end lean-to cart-shed with cambered arch and three rows of dove-holes above.
Listed as a good example of a traditional farmhouse, the best in the area. The bracketed eaves are more typical of the 1820s, though used in gentry houses, such as those by John Nash, in the 1790s.
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