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Morfan

A Grade II Listed Building in Borth, Ceredigion

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.4889 / 52°29'19"N

Longitude: -4.051 / 4°3'3"W

OS Eastings: 260834

OS Northings: 289862

OS Grid: SN608898

Mapcode National: GBR 8T.J775

Mapcode Global: VH4DZ.QPRW

Entry Name: Morfan

Listing Date: 8 December 1997

Last Amended: 8 December 1997

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 19152

Building Class: Domestic

Location: Situated towards the N end of the E side of the High Street in Borth.

County: Ceredigion

Town: Borth

Community: Borth (Y Borth)

Community: Borth

Built-Up Area: Borth

Traditional County: Cardiganshire

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History

One of a row of earlier C19 cottages, possibly marked on the Tithe Map of 1845.

Exterior

Whitewashed render with slate roof and stone stack to right. Two-storey, two-window front offset to left. First floor has 16-pane sashes to left and right and ground floor has similar to right, all with slate sills. Doorway to left has 9-pane C20 glazed door.

Reasons for Listing

Listed as the centre part of the most well-preserved row of early C19 cottages in Borth. Group value with Sabrina Cottage and Angorfa. Indicative of the early development of the resort.

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