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Former Lodge to Plas Ystrad

A Grade II Listed Building in Carmarthen, Carmarthenshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8479 / 51°50'52"N

Longitude: -4.3239 / 4°19'26"W

OS Eastings: 240023

OS Northings: 219144

OS Grid: SN400191

Mapcode National: GBR DF.TQ4B

Mapcode Global: VH3LH.0TG8

Entry Name: Former Lodge to Plas Ystrad

Listing Date: 19 May 1981

Last Amended: 28 November 2003

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 9496

Building Class: Domestic

Location: Situated by road in corner of rugby ground.

County: Carmarthenshire

Community: Carmarthen

Locality: Johnstown

Traditional County: Carmarthenshire

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History

Earlier C19 small lodge to Ystrad, demolished small country house rebuilt in early C19 for John Jones MP. Marked on 1837 tithe map. Disused and boarded-up 2002.

Exterior

Former entrance lodge, painted roughcast, single-storey, octagonal, with octagonal slate roof and red terracotta ridges (former central stone cylindrical stack with coping has been removed since 1981). Eaves with fretted timber boards. Roof is carried on 2 plain timber posts over flat front facade with pointed centre doorway with ledged door and casement window of two pointed lights to each side (boarded over at time of resurvey) but said to be similar to those in the former toll house, No 1 St Clear's Road.

Reasons for Listing

Included as surviving relic of a small country estate.

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