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A Grade II Listed Building in Llangynog, Powys

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Latitude: 52.8182 / 52°49'5"N

Longitude: -3.4195 / 3°25'10"W

OS Eastings: 304431

OS Northings: 325465

OS Grid: SJ044254

Mapcode National: GBR 6M.VHTX

Mapcode Global: WH78S.FFWB

Entry Name: Nant-yr-angell

Listing Date: 23 May 2003

Last Amended: 23 May 2003

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 81053

Building Class: Domestic

Location: At south side of the road from Llangynog bridge to Rhyd-y-felin, about 1 km west of the bridge, set slightly back from the road.

County: Powys

Community: Llangynog (LLangynog)

Community: Llangynog

Locality: Cwm Dwygo

Traditional County: Montgomeryshire

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A late C18 or early C19 pair of cottages, altered to (or occupied as) a farmhouse and noted in 1839 as a the farmhouse of a smallholding, part of the property of Catherine Davies, and occupied by Edward Evans with about 4 acres. The building subsequently appears to have reverted to cottages, and is noted on the 1886 map, and in R E Lloyd's memoirs of the late C19/early C20, as two dwellings. The building is now again a single dwelling. The left door opening at front has been converted to a window opening.


A two-unit building of uncoursed local slate masonry, painted white at front. Slate roof with tile ridge and end-chimneys. Lean-to annexe with sheeted roof at each end.

The two upper windows are small-pane casements immediately beneath eaves, in openings aligned with the outer openings beneath. Boarded door and three pairs of casements below, one in a former door opening. Boarded door to each lean-to annexe.

Reasons for Listing

A pair of late vernacular cottages which have been converted to one house, but have retained their character.

Other nearby listed buildings

  • II Gwalia
    In School Terrace, Llangynog
  • II Church of St Cynog
    At centre of the village of Llangynog at edge of the river floodplain, in a raised churchyard enclosed by a tall wall with steps and iron gates to the south. Tablet of 1791 in wall at north of churchy
  • II Llangynog Bridge
    To south of the village of Llangynog, carrying the B4391 aross the Afon Tanat.
  • II Nant-yr-henglawdd farmhouse
    At west side of the Cwm Rhiweirth road, 1 km north-west of the villagre of Llangynog.
  • II Nant-yr-henglawdd farm range
    At front of Nant-yr-henglawdd farmhouse, parallel to the road.
  • II Llechwedd-y-garth
    At the north-east side of Cwm Pennant, 1 km east of St Melangell's church. Long private drive to house from Llangynog.

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