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Ty'r Eglwys

A Grade II Listed Building in Melindwr, Ceredigion

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.403 / 52°24'10"N

Longitude: -3.9766 / 3°58'35"W

OS Eastings: 265625

OS Northings: 280171

OS Grid: SN656801

Mapcode National: GBR 8X.PMK7

Mapcode Global: VH4FF.1V2Q

Entry Name: Ty'r Eglwys

Listing Date: 26 May 2004

Last Amended: 26 May 2004

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 82817

Location: Situated opposite parish church south of the A44 in Capel Bangor.

County: Ceredigion

Town: Aberystwyth

Community: Melindwr

Community: Melindwr

Locality: Capel Bangor

Traditional County: Cardiganshire

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History

School-teacher's house attached to the former National School now church hall, 1852, by Roderick Williams of Aberystwyth.

Exterior

House is attached to the rear W of former school (listed separately). Rubble stone, two-storey, three-window structure with stone voussoirs to flat heads of three 1st floor windows and two ground floor windows and centre door. First floor windows are two-light with cast-iron diamond latticing, one side of window opens only. Ground floor windows similar 3-light with three square top lights. Slate sills. Front door C20, overlight filled-in. Red brick narrow chimney with 3 chimney-pots. Slate roof to steep pitch matching school roof, with some crested ridge tiles remaining, as on school house. Pine end to W has bracketed eaves, no windows.
Rear has C20 conservatory attached.

Reasons for Listing

Included with church hall as remarkable example of a mid C19 school and teacher's house, little altered.

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