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Hen Blas

A Grade II Listed Building in Guilsfield, Powys

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.7168 / 52°43'0"N

Longitude: -3.1191 / 3°7'8"W

OS Eastings: 324504

OS Northings: 313821

OS Grid: SJ245138

Mapcode National: GBR B1.1W77

Mapcode Global: WH79B.2Z04

Entry Name: Hen Blas

Listing Date: 22 February 1995

Last Amended: 22 February 1995

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 15797

Building Class: Domestic

Location: Located on the lane from the B4392 to Wern.

County: Powys

Community: Guilsfield (Cegidfa)

Community: Guilsfield

Locality: Burgedin

Traditional County: Montgomeryshire

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History

Small farmhouse, dated 1785. Timber framed with colourwashed panels between stone gable walls, slate roof. One storey and attic, 3 bays, entrance to central bay on S side, with probably original kitchen/hall in the wider bay to right, and parlour, now kitchen, to left.

Exterior

Framing 3 panels high with corner braces to main posts, marked with assembly marks. Wallplate has bridled scarf. Boarded door, 2-light timber windows, and 3 small dormers. Stacks on both gable walls. Over door is the inscription E A I 1785.

Interior

Has chamfered spine beams, and large stack in right bay.

Reasons for Listing

Included as being an interesting and valuable dated example of the continuing timber framing tradition in Montgomeryshire.

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