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St David's Well

A Grade II Listed Building in Henfynyw, Ceredigion

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Latitude: 52.2218 / 52°13'18"N

Longitude: -4.2734 / 4°16'24"W

OS Eastings: 244807

OS Northings: 260610

OS Grid: SN448606

Mapcode National: GBR DH.24NN

Mapcode Global: VH3JR.WF64

Plus Code: 9C4Q6PCG+PM

Entry Name: St David's Well

Listing Date: 21 February 1996

Last Amended: 21 February 1996

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 17749

Building Class: Domestic

Location: Situated on the E side of the A487 some 60m S of Capel Ffos-y-yffin.

County: Ceredigion

Community: Henfynyw

Community: Henfynyw

Locality: Ffos-y-ffin

Built-Up Area: Henfynyw

Traditional County: Cardiganshire

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Earlier to mid C19 village house. Not marked on the 1846 Tithe Map.


Rubble stone with slate roof and stone end stacks, larger to right. Two-storey, three-window range, offset to left. Three small square 6-pane windows under eaves, ground floor 12-pane horned sash each side of C20 half-glazed door. Stone voussoirs to ground floor openings. C20 single storey extension to right.

Reasons for Listing

Listed as an earlier C19 house retaining its regional character, still with the facade much offset to allow for big kitchen chimney.

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  • II Milestone off A487 at Henfynyw
    Situated on E side of a layby off the A487 some 500m N of Ffos-y-ffin Chapel.
  • II Delfryn Cottage
    Situated on the N side of a minor road E of Henfynyw and attached at right end to Delfryn.
  • II Milestone on A487 at Llwyncelyn
    Situated on the SE side of the A487, approximately 170m NE of the crossroads in the centre of Llwyncelyn.
  • II Sychpant
    Situated approximately halfway along the track to Crofftybeudy, some 400m off a minor road E of Henfynyw.
  • II Llwyncelyn Independent Chapel
    Situated on right side of lane from Llwyncelyn to Oakford, in iron-railed forecourt.
  • II Vestry attached to left of Llwyncelyn Independent Chapel
    Situated on right side of lane fron Llwyncelyn to Oakford, in iron-railed forecourt.
  • II Crofftybeudy
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