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Kestrel Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Maescar (Maes-car), Powys

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Latitude: 51.9392 / 51°56'21"N

Longitude: -3.5639 / 3°33'49"W

OS Eastings: 292591

OS Northings: 227897

OS Grid: SN925278

Mapcode National: GBR YG.N0MR

Mapcode Global: VH5FF.5JS8

Entry Name: Kestrel Cottage

Listing Date: 8 November 1985

Last Amended: 28 October 2005

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 86913

Building Class: Domestic

Location: Situated near centre of village in centre of short terraced row on now-blocked junction with main road.

County: Powys

Town: Brecon

Community: Maescar (Maes-car)

Community: Maescar

Locality: Defynnog

Traditional County: Brecknockshire

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Second house of a terrace of three estate cottages, similar to those in the longer Church Row, built c. 1840, but buildings marked on the site on a map of 1829.


Terraced cottage, a mirrored pair with No 1, local rubble stone with deep-eaved slate roof and renewed brick left end stack. Two storeys, one-window range with door to right. Windows are timber-mullioned with diagonally set square panes. Tooled chamfered jambs, stone sill and lintel. Ground floor window has sandstone ashlar moulded hoodmould. First floor two-light under eaves, ground floor three-light. Tudor-arched doorway with tooled stone voussoirs and renewed board door.


Interior not inspected.

Reasons for Listing

Included for its special architectural interest as part of an unusual terrace of Tudor style estate cottages.

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