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Crunwere House

A Grade II Listed Building in Amroth, Pembrokeshire

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Latitude: 51.7665 / 51°45'59"N

Longitude: -4.6397 / 4°38'22"W

OS Eastings: 217950

OS Northings: 210835

OS Grid: SN179108

Mapcode National: GBR D0.ZXGX

Mapcode Global: VH2P7.JVKN

Plus Code: 9C3QQ986+J4

Entry Name: Crunwere House

Listing Date: 1 September 1997

Last Amended: 1 September 1997

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 18859

Building Class: Religious, Ritual and Funerary

Location: ½ km N of Llanteg. The house is on a corner site with roads to E and S. Roadside hedges, modern gate between stone piers.

County: Pembrokeshire

Town: Tenby

Community: Amroth

Community: Amroth

Locality: Crunwere

Traditional County: Pembrokeshire

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An early C19 Rectory in a plain late-Georgian style. with later extensions. The porch and rear extension are pre 1888, in simple Gothic style. It ceased to serve as a Rectory in 1975.


A house with a square plan, entered at the centre of the E side. The S face is symmetrical. The walls are rendered and painted white. The roof is pyramidical with thick slates. Tiled hips. Eaves overhang with plain soffit. Rendered chimneys on the E and W walls. The windows are mostly hornless sashes with thin glazing bars. The upper windows are of 12 panes and the lower ones of 16 panes. A stairs-landing window on the W elevation has 15 panes.
The E front is of two windows. A small later porch has a pointed boarded door to the S with Gothic hinges. The wall thickness behind the porch is thinner, suggesting a lost fanlight. The S front has three windows above and two below, the centre position being blank. To the W is a small extension with casement windows given a pointed appearance by arched glazing bars.


The original layout survives, with a hallway leading to stairs at W.

Reasons for Listing

Listed as a well-proportioned Rectory in late Georgian Style, retaining much of its original character.

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Other nearby listed buildings

  • II St Elidyr's Church
    In an isolated position reached by a farm lane and a field track ½ km NE of Llanteg. The church stands in a roughly rectangular graveyard, only the E half of which is ancient, defined by hedges and st
  • II Boundary stone near Castle Ely Bridge
    Situated at Castle Ely Bridge on the SE side of the former A477 (now by-passed to N), approximately 1km E of Llanteg.
  • II N Lime Kiln and retaining wall at Castle Ely Quarry.
    Sitauted in the former Castle Ely Quarry on the N side of Marros Mountain approximately 1km E of Llanteg.
  • II Zoar Baptist Chapel
    At W side of an unclassified road 1 km SW of Llanteg. The chapel stands in a large graveyard with a hedge to the roadside. The S part of the grounds is separated by an earth mound and was probably ori
  • II Milestone SW of Rhos-goch
    Situated on the N side of the A477 some 1.2 km SW of Rhos-goch.
  • II Milepost near Lower Llantydwell
    100 m E of the lane to Lower Llantydwell Farm.

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