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Latitude: 52.2262 / 52°13'34"N
Longitude: -4.2621 / 4°15'43"W
OS Eastings: 245590
OS Northings: 261077
OS Grid: SN455610
Mapcode National: GBR DJ.1TQK
Mapcode Global: VH3JS.29NR
Entry Name: Delfryn Cottage
Listing Date: 21 February 1996
Last Amended: 21 February 1996
Source ID: 17742
Building Class: Domestic
Location: Situated on the N side of a minor road E of Henfynyw and attached at right end to Delfryn.
Built-Up Area: Henfynyw
Traditional County: Cardiganshire
Early C19 single-storey cob-walled cottage with stone front. Thatched roof under tin. Shown on the 1846 Tithe Map as being on the Crofftybeudy farm, probably a farmworker's cottage.
Whitewashed rubble stone front with cob rear and end wall. Corrugated iron roof over thatch and brick left end stack. Double fronted, offset to right with 4-pane casement each side of part-glazed door, all with timber lintels, and probably later C19 replacements. Rear is all cob above rubble plinth. Two small windows.
Much smoke-blackened double-purlin roof with thin collar trusses and thin vertically-laid branches under gorse underthatch.
A scarce example of a cob cottage of regional type, refronted in stone here but retaining its character.
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