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Rhos yr Olchfa

A Grade II Listed Building in Llangwyryfon, Ceredigion

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.2832 / 52°16'59"N

Longitude: -4.0802 / 4°4'48"W

OS Eastings: 258193

OS Northings: 267044

OS Grid: SN581670

Mapcode National: GBR 8S.Y60J

Mapcode Global: VH4FY.7W92

Entry Name: Rhos yr Olchfa

Listing Date: 15 August 2003

Last Amended: 15 August 2003

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 81765

Building Class: Domestic

Location: Situated at the end of a muddy track, off drive to Ty'n-y-mynydd, running S from lane running W towards Mabws from B4576 NW of Capel Moriah.

County: Ceredigion

Town: Aberystwyth

Community: Llangwyryfon

Community: Llangwyryfon

Traditional County: Cardiganshire

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History

Small end-entry farmhouse, probably earlier to mid C19 with facade much offset for a deep kitchen chimney. Farmed by Lewis Jones in 1926.

Exterior

House, whitewashed rubble stone with slate close eaved roof and stone end stacks with projecting caps and dripcourses. Two storey two window front offset to right with 4-pane sashes, and slate sills. Renewed window heads to ground floor in black brick. Gable ends have renewed bargeboards. Entry door in left end wall of rear outshut, door with stone voussoirs and small window over. Two windows in right end wall of outshut, 2 windows to outshut rear, very small to right.

Reasons for Listing

Included as one of the group of end-entry small farmhouses typical of this region, becoming scarce.

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