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Saxatile

A Grade II Listed Building in Borth, Ceredigion

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.4864 / 52°29'11"N

Longitude: -4.0507 / 4°3'2"W

OS Eastings: 260849

OS Northings: 289588

OS Grid: SN608895

Mapcode National: GBR 8T.JF95

Mapcode Global: VH4DZ.QRXS

Entry Name: Saxatile

Listing Date: 8 December 1997

Last Amended: 8 December 1997

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 19154

Building Class: Domestic

Location: Situated on the E side of the High Street in Borth some 120m N of the road to the Roman Catholic church, Our Lady Star of The Sea.

County: Ceredigion

Town: Borth

Community: Borth (Y Borth)

Community: Borth

Built-Up Area: Borth

Traditional County: Cardiganshire

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History

Earlier C19 house, possibly marked on the Tithe Map of 1845.

Exterior

Whitewashed render with slate roof and stone end stacks, larger to the right. Two-storey three-window range, centre doorway and first floor window offset to left. First floor has 12-pane hornless sashes with slate sills. Ground floor windows are 16-pane hornless sashes with slate sills. Glazed door. Cobbled path to doorway which has pilasters, cornice and keystone.

Reasons for Listing

Listed as the best surviving example in Borth of the double-fronted late Georgian smaller house.

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