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Latitude: 51.4673 / 51°28'2"N
Longitude: -3.4255 / 3°25'31"W
OS Eastings: 301074
OS Northings: 175221
OS Grid: ST010752
Mapcode National: GBR HL.LYXH
Mapcode Global: VH6F8.KDX0
Entry Name: Gate House and bridge at Ty Mawr
Listing Date: 16 December 1952
Last Amended: 16 September 1999
Source ID: 22298
Building Class: Domestic
Location: To S of Ty Mawr, approached by small bridge over Nant Aberthin.
County: Vale of Glamorgan
Community: Cowbridge with Llanblethian (Y Bont-faen a Llanfleiddan)
Community: Cowbridge with Llanblethian
Traditional County: Glamorgan
Early C17, contemporary with house, but re-using medieval dressed stone perhaps robbed from one of the nearby castles.
Rectangular 2-storey gatehouse with gables to N & S. Rubble with dressed quoins in Sutton stone; slate roof. Gables have copings and ball-finials; sundial with inscription "DVM SPECTAS FUGIO". Two centred arched doorway with door (C17?) of studded planks with strap hinges. North doorway with Tudor arch. Access to pigeon loft over; 40 nesting holes. West wall of gatehouse has added one-storey bakehouse, matching materials, chimney to L.
In front of gatehouse, small stone bridge over nant Aberthin.
Fireplace and oven beleived to remain in to interior.
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