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Pen-y-pistyll Mawr

A Grade II Listed Building in Llangeitho, Ceredigion

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Latitude: 52.24 / 52°14'23"N

Longitude: -4.0535 / 4°3'12"W

OS Eastings: 259882

OS Northings: 262184

OS Grid: SN598621

Mapcode National: GBR DS.155K

Mapcode Global: VH4G4.PYGQ

Entry Name: Pen-y-pistyll Mawr

Listing Date: 15 October 1997

Last Amended: 15 October 1997

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 19012

Building Class: Domestic

Location: Situated some 100m S of Capel Penuwch on the minor road from Llangeitho to Penuwch.

County: Ceredigion

Town: Tregaron

Community: Llangeitho

Community: Llangeitho

Locality: Penuwch

Traditional County: Cardiganshire

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Earlier C19 pair of houses, now one.


Colourwashed rubble stone with slate roof and three whitewashed stone stacks. Two houses probably of a single build, the larger, to right, double-fronted, the smaller, to left, two-window range. Two storeys. House to right has two upper six-pane windows with single opening pane, ground floor right 4-pane casement, all with stone sills. Centre ledged door. Ground floor left 6-pane window with one opening pane and slate sill. Left house has two upper 4-pane windows with one opening pane and stone sills, ground floor left horned 4-pane sash with slate sill. Door to right. Timber lintels to all ground floor openings. Whitewashed end walls, no outshut. Small lean-to added on right end wall.

Reasons for Listing

Listed as a unified pair of little-altered village houses of regional character and of a type once typical but now rare in the region.

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Other nearby listed buildings

  • II Pengraig
    Situated some 700m W of Penuwch Chapel, on S side of lane
  • II Rhos-goch
    About 1.2 km ENE of Bethania crossroads, reached by lane off B4576

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