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White Hall Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Montgomery, Powys

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Latitude: 52.5382 / 52°32'17"N

Longitude: -3.1675 / 3°10'3"W

OS Eastings: 320910

OS Northings: 294010

OS Grid: SO209940

Mapcode National: GBR 9Z.F2V8

Mapcode Global: VH686.1GTK

Plus Code: 9C4RGRQJ+7X

Entry Name: White Hall Farmhouse

Listing Date: 14 July 1997

Last Amended: 14 July 1997

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 18518

Building Class: Domestic

Location: Located on a possible platform site downslope from Cefn y coed, with timber and masonry farmbuildings to the W.

County: Powys

Community: Llandyssil (Llandysul)

Community: Llandyssil

Locality: Cefn y coed

Traditional County: Montgomeryshire

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C18 masonry house, possibly encasing an earlier timber framed structure.


Three-unit lobby entry plan. Two storeys, attic and cellar. Rendered masonry under a slate roof. Red brick stack opposite entrance and red brick end stack to E gable. The front elevation is a 3-window range, the windows under segmental arched heads, and comprising transomed 3-light casements. Planked front door. Three gabled attic dormers containing 2-light casements. Masonry rubble visible to W gable end within a modern lean-to porch. Rear door in gable end, with 2-light casement above to attic storey. The E gable end has no openings. There is a cellar under the E end of the house, entered from the front and rear. Early lean-to extension with catslide roof to W side of rear elevation with 2 irregular casements. The lean-to is entered via a planked door in the E end which is said to contain evidence for timber framing. Further E, the masonry of the main range is exposed in places with cement patching. Four irregular casements; 1 cast iron casement to the ground floor, 1 cast iron casement and two C20 casements to the first floor. Gabled attic dormer containing a 2-light casement.


The 3-unit plan is retained, although the staircase has been repositioned to the right of the front door. There is a chamfered spine beam in the hall, and another in the former inner room to the E with stops. In the kitchen at the W end, there is evidence for possible close studding in the NW corner and 2 chamfered spine beams without stops.

Reasons for Listing

Listed as a substantial C18 vernacular stone-built farmhouse (with possible earlier origins) retaining its original plan form, and consistently detailed.

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  • II Old Church of St. Tyssil
    Located on a hillside to the SE of Llandyssil village. The remains of the church are within a roughly circular graveyard which is still in use.
  • II Phipps Tenement
    Located towards the NE end of Llandyssil village on a narrow lane. To the front of the L-shaped house and barn is a small courtyard entered from the road. The road then turns at right angles to pass
  • II Church of St. Tyssil
    Located on the NW side of the village on flat ground, between the rectory and the school.
  • II The Old Rectory
    Located on the E side of Llandyssil village within a roughly circular garden. The front faces away from the road possibly for extra privacy. The new church of St. Tyssil was built immediately W of t

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