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Former Farmhouse at Castell Farmyard

A Grade II Listed Building in Dinas Cross, Pembrokeshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.0018 / 52°0'6"N

Longitude: -4.9448 / 4°56'41"W

OS Eastings: 197954

OS Northings: 237800

OS Grid: SM979378

Mapcode National: GBR CM.J03K

Mapcode Global: VH1QG.7YQ9

Entry Name: Former Farmhouse at Castell Farmyard

Listing Date: 17 November 1994

Last Amended: 17 November 1994

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 14951

Building Class: Domestic

Location: Situated some 0.5 km N of A487 on lane to Penrhyn Ychen head (Fishguard Bay Caravan Park), the old house backing onto the road.

County: Pembrokeshire

Community: Dinas Cross (Dinas)

Community: Dinas Cross

Locality: Penrhyn

Traditional County: Pembrokeshire

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History

Earlier C19 farmhouse, used for storage since new house was built in 1913.

Exterior

Cement washed rubble stone with heavily grouted slate roof and stone end stacks, larger to right. Single storey and loft, double fronted with ledged door and window to each side. Painted brick heads. Single storey SW outbuilding added to right of front, at right angles, as coal house and wash-house. North end tiny loft light, rear added outshut with N end door and rear window and door. South end outbuilding with grouted roof, matching ridge height and rear broad entry with double doors and timber lintel, door to front.

Interior

Entry to kitchen with S end timber-lintel fireplace and whitewashed pine partition to N end parlour. Ladder access to original crogloft over parlour, and some later inserted flooring over kitchen.

Reasons for Listing

Included as a good and little-altered example of a single-storey farmhouse of the area, few of which remain with original features.

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