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Barn at Penlan Fach

A Grade II Listed Building in Llangeitho, Ceredigion

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Latitude: 52.2188 / 52°13'7"N

Longitude: -4.0395 / 4°2'22"W

OS Eastings: 260767

OS Northings: 259804

OS Grid: SN607598

Mapcode National: GBR DT.28NM

Mapcode Global: VH4GB.XHTF

Plus Code: 9C4Q6X96+G5

Entry Name: Barn at Penlan Fach

Listing Date: 15 October 1997

Last Amended: 15 October 1997

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 19008

Building Class: Agriculture and Subsistence

Location: Situated to W of Penlan Fach, approximately 500m SW off the minor road some 2.5km S of Capel Penuwch.

County: Ceredigion

Town: Tregaron

Community: Llangeitho

Community: Llangeitho

Locality: Penuwch

Traditional County: Cardiganshire

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Earlier C19 stone and cob barn and stable range.


Long barn and lofted stable. Lower part of walls, up to just above stable door lintel level, of rubble stone and the upper part of cob or clom, the cob formerly whitewashed. Slate roof. Gable ends of corrugated iron. Full height double doors with timber lintel centre left. Small 4-pane window with timber lintel to left. Three doors with timber lintels to right, two with stable doors and the third with boarded door. Single windows to right end and rear.


Whitewashed walls. Eight bay roof of oak pegged collar trusses. Rest of roof C20. Large oak beam at half wall height towards either end. Most of interior divided into stables.

Reasons for Listing

Listed as a very rare example of a large barn constructed of rubble stone and cob.

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