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West range of outbuildings at Caerhedyn

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

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.5599 / 52°33'35"N

Longitude: -3.9059 / 3°54'21"W

OS Eastings: 270899

OS Northings: 297493

OS Grid: SN708974

Mapcode National: GBR 90.CT43

Mapcode Global: WH57F.ZX7C

Entry Name: West range of outbuildings at Caerhedyn

Listing Date: 23 November 2004

Last Amended: 23 November 2004

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 83274

Building Class: Agriculture and Subsistence

Location: Situated on W side of farmyard across road from farmhouse, situated about 700m down Cwm Llyfnant lane from junction with A487

County: Ceredigion

Town: Machynlleth

Community: Ysgubor-y-coed

Community: Ysgubor-y-Coed

Locality: Cwm Llyfnant

Traditional County: Cardiganshire

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History

Outbuilding to Caerhedyn, earlier C19, marked on 1845 Tithe map, when the farm was part of the Gogerddan estate. Part of a traditional farm layout of two parallel ranges each side of a sloping yard, characteristic of Machynlleth area. This range appears to be a hay loft over a cow-byre.

Exterior

Outbuilding, rubble stone with corrugated iron roof. Five bays, loft floor has centre door and two vent loops each side. Ground floor has five doors with stone voussoirs to heads, with vent loops flanking second and fourth doors. S end has loft door with stone voussoirs. Voussoirs are of grey slaty stone.
Rear has similar centre door and vent loops to loft, two doors with vent loops each side, small centre window with timber lintel and small window to extreme right.

Reasons for Listing

Included as a good example of the lofted outbuildings of this region, of group value with farmhouse and opposite range of buildings.

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