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Latitude: 51.6803 / 51°40'49"N
Longitude: -3.1422 / 3°8'31"W
OS Eastings: 321127
OS Northings: 198568
OS Grid: ST211985
Mapcode National: GBR HZ.5BBQ
Mapcode Global: VH6DG.H166
Entry Name: Viaduct Cottage
Listing Date: 29 January 1999
Last Amended: 29 January 1999
Source ID: 21262
Building Class: Domestic
Location: Situated close to the two abutments of the former Crumlin Viaduct where it crossed the spur of land linking the Ebbw Valley with Cwm Kendon and reached from Load of Hay Lane or by footpath from the fo
Community: Crumlin (Crymlyn)
Traditional County: Monmouthshire
Appears as Viaduct Cottages on Second Edition OS map 1902. A building in comparable position is called Woodbine Cottage on First Edition Map surveyed 1873-9.
Group of two cottages now a single dwelling. Of whitewashed stone rubble with renewed slate roof with overhanging eaves, terracotta ridge tiles, brick end stacks and an inserted dormer at each end. Single storey and attic. Simple low symmetrical frontage comprising two doorways with plank doors and 6-pane casement windows with stone sills on each side; over right doorway a very small 2 pane light, blocked to left.
Interior has stone steps beside fireplace with cast iron lintel and bake oven recess at each end. All divisions between rooms removed. Roof of simple slender pegged ties, rafters and trenched purlins.
Included as C19 small scale industrial housing associated historically with the nearby Viaduct Abutments.
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