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Maencoch

A Grade II Listed Building in Llanboidy, Carmarthenshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8777 / 51°52'39"N

Longitude: -4.5577 / 4°33'27"W

OS Eastings: 224041

OS Northings: 222995

OS Grid: SN240229

Mapcode National: GBR D4.RS5S

Mapcode Global: VH2NW.Y2DD

Entry Name: Maencoch

Listing Date: 6 August 2001

Last Amended: 6 August 2001

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 25626

Building Class: Domestic

Location: Situated down track running E from point about 300m N of Clyngwynne crossroads.

County: Carmarthenshire

Town: Whitland

Community: Llanboidy

Community: Llanboidy

Locality: Nantyreglwys

Traditional County: Carmarthenshire

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History

Farmhouse, late C18 or early C19, possibly remodelling of earlier building. The slate-hanging and the glazing are more recent perhaps earlier C20. Marked on 1839 Tithe map as owned by David Hancock as representative of John Hancock, occupied by William Evans, with 126 acres (51 hectares).

Exterior

Farmhouse, slate-hung rubble stone with slate roof and red brick end stacks. Two-storey, 3-window range much offset to right with small and narrow 4-pane horned sashes and door in C20 porch-conservatory. Rendered left end wall. Outshut rear with window to left, door to right and 4-pane window in right end wall.

Interior

Central hall plan with room each side. Hall has pine partitions. Dogleg stair with moulded rail and square newel. Left room has very large inglenook fireplace with massive oak lintel. Corbelled area to right. Bread oven and blocked fire window within. C19 panelled doors. Rear dairy in outshut with rough joists. First floor pine partitions and boarded ceilings. Relatively thin tie-beam and collar roof trusses with double purlins.

Reasons for Listing

Included as a substantial traditional farmhouse with good surviving interior features.

Other nearby listed buildings

  • II Outbuilding at Nantyreglwys
    Situated some 100m NE of Nantyreglwys mansion, set back on upper side of drive.
  • II Nantyreglwys
    Situated down drive running S from lane about 800m E of Clyngwynne crossroads.

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