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Glanrafon

A Grade II Listed Building in Ysgubor-y-coed, Ceredigion

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.5608 / 52°33'38"N

Longitude: -3.8618 / 3°51'42"W

OS Eastings: 273889

OS Northings: 297509

OS Grid: SN738975

Mapcode National: GBR 91.CRV8

Mapcode Global: WH57G.NW8Q

Entry Name: Glanrafon

Listing Date: 23 November 2004

Last Amended: 23 November 2004

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 83264

Building Class: Domestic

Location: Situated in Glaspwll hamlet, by river immediately W of bridge.

County: Ceredigion

Town: Machynlleth

Community: Ysgubor-y-coed

Community: Ysgubor-y-Coed

Locality: Glaspwll

Traditional County: Cardiganshire

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History

Small house, probably early C19 altered in late C19, with corrugated iron addition of earlier C20 date. Marked on 1845 Tithe map.

Exterior

House, white-painted rubble stone with slate roof and white-painted stone end stacks with slate dripstones and caps. Two storeys, double-fronted with door set closer to right window. C19 cross windows each floor, lower ones with stone voussoirs, as also to half-glazed door, upper ones breaking eaves under C19 bargeboarded gables with finials. Slate sills. To right is lower two-storey corrugated-iron addition with first floor large sash with marginal glazing bars, ground floor door to left with attached single casement to left and casement pair to right (central to range).
Rear has two casement pairs to first floor, not aligned with large casement pair with four top-lights to ground floor left and French window to right of centre, with shaped heads to top-panes. Rear of addition has two sashes with marginal glazing bars above and one 4-pane sash to ground floor right.

Reasons for Listing

Included as a small traditional house well altered in C19 with picturesque gables over the upper windows.

Other nearby listed buildings

  • II Cae Saer
    Located in the centre of Glaspwll, on the E side of a minor road leading from Machynlleth, and on the N side of the Llyfnant valley.
  • II South Farm Building adjacent to Pennal Chapel
    Forming the S side of the farmyard, Pennal Chapel forming the E side. The farm buildings are associated with Cae Saer, and are located a little to the N of the house.
  • II Pennal Independent Chapel
    In the Llyfnant Valley on the N side of Glaspwll, fronting a group of 2 farm buildings at Cae Saer. A farmyard boundary wall adjoins the NW angle of the chapel, with a gate to the S. The farm buildi
  • II North Farm Building adjacent to Pennal Chapel
    Forming the N side of the farmyard, Pennal Chapel forming the E side. The farm buildings are associated with Cae Saer, and are located a little to the N of the house.
  • II 2 Pensarn
    Located approx. 0.5km N of Glaspwll, on the W side of the lane which leads towards Machynlleth.
  • II 1 Pensarn
    Located approx. 0.5km N of Glaspwll, on the W side of the lane which leads towards Machynlleth.

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