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Gelli Lodge

A Grade II Listed Building in Nantcwnlle, Ceredigion

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Latitude: 52.1947 / 52°11'40"N

Longitude: -4.1255 / 4°7'31"W

OS Eastings: 254819

OS Northings: 257288

OS Grid: SN548572

Mapcode National: GBR DP.3Z70

Mapcode Global: VH4GH.F3WD

Plus Code: 9C4Q5VVF+VR

Entry Name: Gelli Lodge

Listing Date: 26 November 1996

Last Amended: 26 November 1996

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 17811

Building Class: Domestic

Location: Situated at head of E drive to Gelli, some 300m NW of Trefilan church

County: Ceredigion

Town: Lampeter

Community: Nantcwnlle (Nancwnlle)

Community: Nantcwnlle

Locality: Trefilan

Traditional County: Cardiganshire

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Early C19 picturesque lodge to Gelli, house of the Rogers family. Derelict in C20 and largely reconstructed 1979 for the Hon. John Vaughan. Marked on 1841 Trefilan Tithe Map.


Rendered walls, originally cob, with thatched umbrella roof on eight rough pine posts (replaced 1979). Central rubble stone stack of elongated octagonal plan, with water tabling and projecting cap. Single-storey, octagonal plan, slightly elongated. Pointed ledged door SE, small pointed window, casement with pointed top-light, E and W, larger window N, a casement pair with Y-tracery top-light.


Left unfinished since 1980. Central stack, small rooms.

Reasons for Listing

Listed, despite extensive rebuilding, as very rare example of a picturesque entrance lodge of the type associated with John Nash.

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