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A Grade II Listed Building in Llanddeusant, Carmarthenshire

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Latitude: 51.9026 / 51°54'9"N

Longitude: -3.7811 / 3°46'51"W

OS Eastings: 277558

OS Northings: 224170

OS Grid: SN775241

Mapcode National: GBR Y5.Q6RQ

Mapcode Global: VH5FH.DFYT

Entry Name: Cwmsawdde

Listing Date: 10 November 1998

Last Amended: 10 November 1998

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 20820

Building Class: Domestic

Location: Situated some 400m S of the parish church, on E side of lane to Blaensawdde.

County: Carmarthenshire

Town: Llangadog

Community: Llanddeusant

Community: Llanddeusant

Traditional County: Carmarthenshire

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Farmhouse, probably rebuilt in earlier C19 though site is recorded much earlier. Marked on 1841 Tithe map as owned by David Jenkins, occupied by Rees Davies with 35 acres ( 14.2ha).


Farmhouse, whitened rubble stone, with slate roof and end stacks, larger to left, both with capstones and dripstones. Two-storey, three-window range much offset to right, such that door is well right of centre. C20 added matching window each floor to left. Windows are 12-pane sashes with stone voussoirs, door has similar voussoirs. Loft light in left end gable. Attached former outbuilding on left end has end wall rebuilt in cement block. Window and door to front.


Centre staircase, small parlour to right, large room to left with timber-lintel fireplace. Former dairy in rear outshut.

Reasons for Listing

Included as a good example of a traditional farmhouse of the later C18 to early C19, of group value with the range of outbuildings.

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Other nearby listed buildings

  • II Range of outbuildings at Cwmsawdde
    Situated to SE of Cwmsawdde farmhouse, facing over approach track.
  • II* Church of St Simon and St Jude
    Situated on ridge above upper Sawdde valley some 2.5 km E of Twynllanan on road to Llyn y Fan Fach.
  • II Barn range at Blaensawdde
    Situated across farmyard to W of Blaensawdde farmhouse.
  • II Blaensawdde
    Situated up long drive running E from bridge over the Mirhartach towards the bottom of lane running S from Llanddeusant church.
  • II Gorsddu
    Situated near head of upper Sawdde valley, some 700must W of car-park for footpath to Llyn y Fan Fach.
  • II Bedw Hirion
    Situated down long track running N and W off lane from Cross Inn to Twynllanan from point about 700m W of Cross Inn.

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