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Usk Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Llangynidr, Powys

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8706 / 51°52'14"N

Longitude: -3.2138 / 3°12'49"W

OS Eastings: 316527

OS Northings: 219815

OS Grid: SO165198

Mapcode National: GBR YX.S9FY

Mapcode Global: VH6CG.77VT

Entry Name: Usk Cottage

Listing Date: 28 August 1998

Last Amended: 28 August 1998

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 20383

Building Class: Domestic

Location: Approximately 1.1km NNE of Llangynidr church on S side of Cyffredyn Lane.

County: Powys

Community: Llangynidr

Community: Llangynidr

Locality: Cyffredyn

Traditional County: Brecknockshire

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History

A row of 3 mid C19 cottages built by 1845, probably for workers on the Beaufort Estate. Late C20 converted to a single dwelling

Exterior

A row of three 2-storey cottages of whitewashed rubble sandstone and slate roof. The cottages are double fronted to centre and L, single fronted to R. Stone stack between centre and R cottages, and external stack to L. Boarded doors and Breconshire windows in original openings. (At L end is an added one-storey projection in rubble stone and slate roof.)

Interior

Not inspected at time of resurvey, July 1997.

Reasons for Listing

Included as a good and rare example of a row of C19 workers cottages and for group value with Cyffredyn Cottage.

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