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Lofted cartshed at Cilgynydd

A Grade II Listed Building in Llanboidy, Carmarthenshire

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Latitude: 51.8808 / 51°52'50"N

Longitude: -4.6394 / 4°38'21"W

OS Eastings: 218431

OS Northings: 223539

OS Grid: SN184235

Mapcode National: GBR D0.RPX1

Mapcode Global: VH2NN.JZQK

Entry Name: Lofted cartshed at Cilgynydd

Listing Date: 6 August 2001

Last Amended: 6 August 2001

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 25642

Building Class: Agriculture and Subsistence

Location: Situated on W side of farmyard at Cilgynydd.

County: Carmarthenshire

Town: Whitland

Community: Llanboidy

Community: Llanboidy

Locality: Crosshands

Traditional County: Carmarthenshire

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Lofted cartshed, probably early C19.


Lofted cartshed, whitewashed rubble stone with slate close-eaved roof. Loft door slightly right of centre under eaves, with 2 pairs of dove-holes each side, each pair with stone shelf. Loft door is over broad elliptical-arched cart-entry with stone voussoirs to arch. Window with timber lintel to left. Left end has 3 similar pairs of dove-holes in the gable apex. Outside steps on right end with slate treads, to loft door with timber lintel and 3 pairs of dove holes over.

Reasons for Listing

Included as a vernacular outbuilding of character, part of a good farmstead group at Cilgynydd.

Other nearby listed buildings

  • II Cilgynydd
    Situated at end of track of 1 km running W from point some 250m N of Crosshands crossroads.
  • II Cowhouse at Cilgynydd
    Situated across E side of farmyard at Cilgynydd.
  • II Outbuilding at N end of yard at Cilgynydd
    Situated at N end of farmyard at Cilgynydd, at right angles to long cowshed range.
  • II Outbuilding behind Cilgynydd
    Situated immediately E of farmhouse in yard at Cilgynydd.
  • II Penrallt (old farmhouse)
    Situated in farmyard beyond modern farmhouse, down track running SSE from point about 1 km NE of Login.
  • II The Rest
    Situated on E side of road about 1 km ESE of Crosshands crossroads.
  • II Glyn Taf
    Approximately 1.7 km SSW of Llanglydwen, to W of minor road to Login, overlooking River Taf.

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