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Tre-Elidyr

A Grade II Listed Building in Llanover, Monmouthshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.7678 / 51°46'4"N

Longitude: -2.9984 / 2°59'54"W

OS Eastings: 331202

OS Northings: 208156

OS Grid: SO312081

Mapcode National: GBR F6.ZWCW

Mapcode Global: VH79D.ZT7N

Entry Name: Tre-Elidyr

Listing Date: 9 December 2005

Last Amended: 9 December 2005

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 87196

Building Class: Domestic

Location: One of an informal grouping of cottages around the War Memorial Green in the centre of Llanover village.

County: Monmouthshire

Town: Abergavenny

Community: Llanover (Llanofer)

Community: Llanover

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 unaltered.

Exterior

Built of squared, uncoursed, rock faced red sandstone rubble with a weatherboarded extension and stone tiled roofs. Small double depth cottage in a C17 style Arts-and-Crafts manner. Single storey and attic, two bays, with doorway to right of centre. Plank door with small gabled porch, the drip behind indicates that the porch is a later addition. Two light lattice casement to left with dripmould over, the same windows also in two gabled dormers. Steeply pitched roof with stack to each gable.
left return gable has two more windows on each floor.
Right return gable has one window on each floor and a stair window at the half-landing. A single storey weatherboarded wing is attached with WC and coal-store etc.
The rear elevation has a 3-light and a 2-light window as before and two more dormers, small windows to extension.

Interior

Interior not seen at resurvey.

Reasons for Listing

Included for its special interest as being a part of a planned War Memorial housing development around a green, which was designed by Alfred Powell and remains almost unaltered 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 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.
  • II Tre-Elidyr
    One of an informal grouping of cottages around the War Memorial Green in the centre of Llanover village.
  • II Dan-y-mur
    On the east side of the A4052 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.

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