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Dan-y-mur

A Grade II Listed Building in Llanover, Monmouthshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.7678 / 51°46'4"N

Longitude: -2.9973 / 2°59'50"W

OS Eastings: 331277

OS Northings: 208149

OS Grid: SO312081

Mapcode National: GBR F6.ZWNX

Mapcode Global: VH79F.0T9P

Entry Name: Dan-y-mur

Listing Date: 9 December 2005

Last Amended: 9 December 2005

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 87150

Building Class: Domestic

Location: On the east side of the A4052 in the centre of Llanover village.

County: Monmouthshire

Town: Abergavenny

Community: Llanover (Llanofer)

Community: Llanover

Locality: Llanover Park

Traditional County: Monmouthshire

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History

Built c1925 as part of the development Tre-elidyr designed by Alfred Powell. It was built as a memorial to WWI and to the son of Lord Treowen and others of the village who died in the conflict. The building is externally little altered.

Exterior

Built of roughly squared rock faced local red sandstone rubble, with stone slate roofs. Plain C17 type Arts-and-Crafts manner. Single storey and attic, two storey L-shaped plan with a small service wing to both front and rear.
The visible elevation has its gable end to the main road. Single storey weatherboarded L-shaped wing to left with two 2-light small paned casements, this wing has the WC, coal store etc. The house gable end has a single window to each floor with drips over, stack on gable above. Single storey wing to right with small window. The other elevations are hidden from the road but they will have 2 and 3 -light windows, plank door, and dormers as other estate houses, small chimney on far gable.
Rear elevation not seen.

Interior

Interior not seen at resurvey.

Reasons for Listing

Included for its special interest as being a part of the planned additions to the Llanover Estate housing in the 1920s, which were designed by Alfred Powell and remain little altered in detail.

Other nearby listed buildings

  • II Wing Walls at entry to Tre-Elidyr Green opposite Dan-y-mur
    Together with an informal grouping of cottages, the War Memorial and the village school around the War Memorial Green in the centre of Llanover village.
  • II Tre-Elidyr
    One of an informal grouping of cottages around the War Memorial Green in the centre of Llanover village.
  • II Tre-Elidyr
    One of an informal grouping of cottages around the War Memorial Green in the centre of Llanover village.
  • II Leburnham Cottage
    On the west side of the A4052 in the centre of Llanover village.
  • II Ysgoldy Tre-Elidyr (Llanover School)
    Together with an informal grouping of cottages around the War Memorial Green in the centre of Llanover village.
  • II Tre-Elidyr
    One of an informal grouping of cottages around the War Memorial Green in the centre of Llanover village.
  • II Tre-Elidyr
    One of an informal grouping of cottages around the War Memorial Green in the centre of Llanover village.
  • II Cross, War Memorial and Walls surrounding the Green at Tre-Elidyr
    Together with an informal grouping of cottages and the village school around the War Memorial Green in the centre of Llanover village.

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