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A Grade II Listed Building in Llanfechain, Powys

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Latitude: 52.7736 / 52°46'24"N

Longitude: -3.2015 / 3°12'5"W

OS Eastings: 319042

OS Northings: 320234

OS Grid: SJ190202

Mapcode National: GBR 6X.Y8TZ

Mapcode Global: WH792.SKN1

Entry Name: Ty-newydd

Listing Date: 28 January 2004

Last Amended: 28 January 2004

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 82440

Building Class: Domestic

Location: At south side of the B4393, 100 m west of the turning for the centre of Llanfechain village.

County: Powys

Community: Llanfechain

Community: Llanfechain

Locality: Llanfechain village

Traditional County: Montgomeryshire

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Probably an early C19 estate cottage. A building appears in this location on the Tithe map but is unidentified. The extension of the house to the right has been shortened and given a brickwork gable end.


A two-storey symmetrical cottage in uncoursed local shaley stone, with larger stones selected as quoins. Slate double-hipped roof with a tile ridge and slating butted at the hips; generous eaves overhang. Brickwork end chimneys, restored. Single storey extension at right enclosing the entrance; this extension has similar stonework to the front, red brick to the right gable; slate span roof with tile ridge.

The front elevation of the main block has two timber mullion and transom windows of two lights above and below, vertically aligned. Red brick segmental arches; no sills. Iron opening casements with iron stays in the upper windows. Small modern window (in reduced opening) in the front of the side extension; modern two-light window in the left end elevation.


Interior not seen.

Reasons for Listing

A large roadside cottage the style of which suggests estate influence, retaining simple formal character.

Other nearby listed buildings

  • II Maes-y-llan
    At north side of the B4393, at the west side of the turning to the centre of Llanfechain village.
  • II Ty-coch
    At south side of the B4393, just east of the turning to the centre of the village of Llanfechain.
  • II Plas-yn-dinas Public House
    At right angles to the road on the sharp corner immediately to S of the churchyard.
  • II St Garmon's Church Lychgate
    At the south side of the churchyard of St Garmon, set into a rough stone wall with a simple iron gate to the left side.
  • II Sundial in St Garmon's Churchyard
    Beside the path from St Garmon's Lychgate to the church.
  • II* Church of St. Garmon
    In a circular churchyard at the centre of the village of Llanfechain. Stone churchyard wall, lychgate at south. Sundial shaft near path to church.
  • II Plas Cain
    At the north-west end of the village street of Llanfechain beside Llanfechain Bridge.
  • II Llanfechain Bridge
    Over the River Cain at the north side of the village of Llanfechain.

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