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9 Great Oak

A Grade II Listed Building in Llanarth, Monmouthshire

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Latitude: 51.7852 / 51°47'6"N

Longitude: -2.8937 / 2°53'37"W

OS Eastings: 338448

OS Northings: 209992

OS Grid: SO384099

Mapcode National: GBR FB.YQV1

Mapcode Global: VH79G.SDKB

Entry Name: 9 Great Oak

Listing Date: 27 January 2006

Last Amended: 27 January 2006

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 85511

Building Class: Domestic

Location: At the north end of the hamlet, in the SW angle of the junction of the lane leading N-S through the hamlet with the lane that skirts the south side of the Llanarth parkland.

County: Monmouthshire

Community: Llanarth (Llan-arth)

Community: Llanarth

Locality: Great Oak

Traditional County: Monmouthshire

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A Llanarth estate cottage, dated 1931, and one of a group of houses and cottages of this inter-war period on the estate.


Cottage in a simple arts-and-crafts idiom. Roughcast render painted white, with swept lintels to small-paned casement windows; plain tiled roofs (renewed 2005) with semi-circular ridge tiles. Gable-end stacks. 2-storeyed, L-plan, with lower out-building in line to SE. Entrance in NE range at angle of the two wings: canopy porch carried on timber columns; Door has tongue-and-groove boarding within panels. 3-light casement window over the door, and single-light casement in advanced wing to its left. Advanced chimney on gable end of NE range has date, the numerals flanking a 'T' with coronet - Lord Treowen; 2-light casments to its left. Rear elevation of this range has 3-light casement to left with gabled dormer above, and paired 2-light casements to right. Rear elevation of NW-SE range has 2x3-light casement windows to ground floor, and paired 2-light casements in gabled dormers above. Outbuilding attached to SE gable has feather-edged boarding and plain tiled roof; 2-light casement window to left of doorway, and smaller window to its right.


Not inspected.

Reasons for Listing

Listed as a good example of inter-war arts and crafts cottage architecture characterised by the simple use of materials, consistency of detail, and picturesque planning. One of a series of buildings in this general idiom on the Llanarth estate.

Other nearby listed buildings

  • II Plas yr Haul
    Situated in Greatoak village, on W side of road, opposite GPO telephone box.
  • II Telephone Call-box (01291 690495)
    Set in Greatoak village, on E side of road S of Pentre Derwen, 1914 block of estate houses.
  • II Pentre Derwen
    Situated in Greatoak village, set back from road on E side of T-junction.
  • II Gweckery Farmhouse
    The farm is on the west side of the hamlet of Great Oak, on the south-east side of the lane that skirts the Llanarth parkland. The house is alongside its farm-buildings, its garden enclosed to the fro
  • II* Llanarth Court
    Situated in landscaped park SE of Llanarth, entered by driveway under lodge at Pit 1 km SSW of Llanarth.
  • II* Roman Catholic Church of St Mary and St Michael
    Situated immediately N of Llanarth Court, between the mansion and the former stable block.
  • II Cross outside RC Church, Llanarth Court
    Situated immediately N of the RC church at Llanarth Court.
  • II Plas Hendy
    Situated some 300m N of Bryngwyn church, on right side of lane.

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