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Creswell House

A Grade II Listed Building in Carew, Pembrokeshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.7246 / 51°43'28"N

Longitude: -4.8257 / 4°49'32"W

OS Eastings: 204935

OS Northings: 206650

OS Grid: SN049066

Mapcode National: GBR GB.QF2P

Mapcode Global: VH2PB.9XQB

Entry Name: Creswell House

Listing Date: 28 April 1995

Last Amended: 6 February 1997

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 15931

Building Class: Domestic

Location: Situated between the by-road and the Creswell River, close to the key.

County: Pembrokeshire

Town: Tenby

Community: Carew (Caeriw)

Community: Carew

Locality: Cresswell Quay

Traditional County: Pembrokeshire

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History

Substantial mid-Georgian House of two storeys and an attic; five windows, facing N towards the river. It is now rendered and has lower extensions at each end. Brick topped end stacks to main range, slate roofs; the attic is lit at the main gable ends. The original window openings remain at first floor level, with inserted C19 sashes. In the ground storey there are late C19 splayed bays under lean-to slate roofs flanking the central door. The lower range at left is of two storeys, with end-stack and a two-light window flanking a second doorway. The lower range at right is of a single storey with a single window and a door to the gabled end.

Exterior

Substantial mid-Georgian House of two storeys and an attic; five windows, facing N towards the river. It is now rendered and has lower extensions at each end. Brick topped end stacks to main range, slate roofs; the attic is lit at the main gable ends. The original window openings remain at first floor level, with inserted C19 sashes. In the ground storey there are late C19 splayed bays under lean-to slate roofs flanking the central door. The lower range at left is of two storeys, with end-stack and a two-light window flanking a second doorway. The lower range at right is of a single storey with a single window and a door to the gabled end.
Set into the hillside at the rear is a large cross range with a boarded door up steps. A further two-storey, three-window cottage ajoins the rear range.

Reasons for Listing

Listed notwithstanding considerable late C19 alterations and enlargement as a house retaining its early Georgian proportions and for group value with other listed items at Cresswell Quay.

Other nearby listed buildings

  • II Cresswell Quay
    In the angle between the Treen Lake and Cresswell River, to the E of the confluence, and immediately
  • II Cresswell Quay Bridge
    Bridge crossing a minor tributary of the Cresswell River immediately to the S of the Quay. The strea
  • II Cresselly Arms P.H.
    Beside the road overlooking the Cresswell River and Quay, on the edge of the parkland to Cresselly H
  • II Telephone Call-box
    At the junction of the quayside road and the lane running from Cresswell Quay to Cresselly.
  • II Old Carpenters Shop
    At the foot of and at right angles to the lane that leads from Cresswell Quay to Cresselly, alongsid
  • II Kiln Cottage
    In an elevated position at the foot of the lane leading from Cresswell Quay to Cresselly.
  • II Out-kitchen at Kiln Cottage
    At right-angles to the left-hand side of the cottage.
  • II The Cobblers Shop
    On the lane leading from Cresswell Quay to Cresselly, at edge of the settlement, immediately in fron

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