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Workshop block at Penpont

A Grade II Listed Building in Trallong, Powys

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.9477 / 51°56'51"N

Longitude: -3.4987 / 3°29'55"W

OS Eastings: 297090

OS Northings: 228747

OS Grid: SN970287

Mapcode National: GBR YJ.MJSL

Mapcode Global: VH5FG.99RR

Entry Name: Workshop block at Penpont

Listing Date: 18 January 2002

Last Amended: 27 May 2005

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 26104

Building Class: Agriculture and Subsistence

Location: Situated on S side of the open yard behind the stables at Penpont.

County: Powys

Town: Brecon

Community: Trallong

Community: Trallong

Locality: Penpont

Traditional County: Brecknockshire

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History

Large two-storey outbuilding, probably later C18 or earlier C19. This range contained a cheese press in 1991. Marked on 1838 Tithe map.

Exterior

Two storey agricultural range, colourwashed rubble with close-eaved roof: slates to front, corrugated sheeting to rear. Long N front has just two square loft windows at eaves, both casement pairs. Ground floor has numerous cambered-headed openings. From left: a door with tall overlight; a lower door and still lower window; then a broader door, another door, a window, another door; one last door to extreme right. Right gable end has loft door. Left end has brick cambered head to ground floor 3-light window and shortened cambered headed loft opening above. Lean-to at SE corner with thick slate roof, small window to E.

Reasons for Listing

Included for its special interest as a very large lofted estate outbuilding, of group value with the II* listed stables.

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