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Bryn Ieuau

A Grade II Listed Building in Llanafanfawr (Llanafan Fawr), Powys

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Latitude: 52.1983 / 52°11'53"N

Longitude: -3.5076 / 3°30'27"W

OS Eastings: 297054

OS Northings: 256636

OS Grid: SN970566

Mapcode National: GBR YJ.3NKX

Mapcode Global: VH5D9.500L

Entry Name: Bryn Ieuau

Listing Date: 12 January 2001

Last Amended: 12 January 2001

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 24521

Building Class: Domestic

Location: Located at the end of a short track off the B4358, approx 0.5km NE of the church in Llanafanfawr. The front of the house faces S.

County: Powys

Town: Builth Wells

Community: Llanafanfawr (Llanafan Fawr)

Community: Llanafanfawr

Traditional County: Brecknockshire

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Late C18 to early C19 farmhouse with granary in rear wing. The house is said to have a priest hole.


L-shaped house with symmetrical 2-storey 3-window front, and rear wing of one-storey and an attic. Rendered under slate roofs with rendered end stacks to main range and rear wing. The front has a central half-glazed panelled door flanked by horned 6-over-6-pane sash windows. Similar windows above, all with flat heads. The W gable end is mainly slate hung. The E gable end has a small C20 window offset to the R to the upper storey. To the R is the E side of the rear wing, which has a granary to the attic storey. It is reached by a large external stone staircase which leads to a planked door under a half-dormer. Beyond, at ground floor level, is a late C20 wooden door to the L and windows in a similar style to the centre and R. The W side of the wing has a C20 window. Rear of house not visible.


No access to interior at time of inspection.

Reasons for Listing

Listed as a farmhouse with late Georgian origins retaining its character, the rear granary of additional interest.

Other nearby listed buildings

  • II Church of St Afan
    Set in a large churchyard adjacent to the main road and opposite the Red Lion Inn. In a very prominent position with fine views all around.
  • II Red Lion Inn
    Set back from the main road opposite the church, with farm buildings to the R. The front entrance faces E.
  • II Cwm Chwefru Farmhouse
    Set down in the valley bottom on the SW side of the River Chwefru and a narrow lane which runs N from the B4358. Converted former farmyard ranges to the SE.
  • II Church of St Michael
    The church is set within a polygonal churchyard adjacent to the main road, surrounded by a number of yew trees.

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