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Rock Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Llandyssil, Powys

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.5378 / 52°32'16"N

Longitude: -3.2301 / 3°13'48"W

OS Eastings: 316666

OS Northings: 294036

OS Grid: SO166940

Mapcode National: GBR 9W.FCD5

Mapcode Global: VH684.YGRW

Entry Name: Rock Cottage

Listing Date: 14 July 1997

Last Amended: 14 July 1997

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 18537

Building Class: Domestic

Location: Located at the end of a narrow trackway which runs parallel with the River Mule, 0.8Km SE of Abermule Village.

County: Powys

Community: Llandyssil (Llandysul)

Community: Llandyssil

Locality: Cwm-mule

Traditional County: Montgomeryshire

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History

Early C19; shown on the Llandyssil Tithe Map of 1839. Possibly at one time two small dwellings.

Exterior

Small whitened brick cottage under a slate roof with brick gable stack to S. (A north gable stack may have existed previously). Saw tooth dentilled course. Small lean-to at N end. Two storey, 2-window range. Multi-pane casement windows rising to eaves in upper storey. Matching windows below under segmental brick heads, except for one casement which has been replaced. To the left of each is a planked door under a segmental brick head. Panelled door to front of lean-to under timber lintel.

Interior

No access to interior at time of inspection.

Reasons for Listing

Listed as a well preserved example of a small early C19 vernacular brick dwelling.

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