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Dolaucothi Home Farm

A Grade II Listed Building in Cynwyl Gaeo, Carmarthenshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.0498 / 52°2'59"N

Longitude: -3.9485 / 3°56'54"W

OS Eastings: 266478

OS Northings: 240837

OS Grid: SN664408

Mapcode National: GBR DY.F16P

Mapcode Global: VH4H5.HQXZ

Entry Name: Dolaucothi Home Farm

Listing Date: 2 August 1995

Last Amended: 2 August 1995

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 16258

Building Class: Domestic

Location: Located NE of Pumpsaint, off track leading to Allt Cwm-cyfiog

County: Carmarthenshire

Communities: Cynwyl Gaeo

Community: Cynwyl Gaeo

Locality: Pumpsaint

Traditional County: Carmarthenshire

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History

Built 1871, formerly the NW rear wing of Dolaucothi mansion. Dolaucothi was the seat of the Johnes family from the late C16: the house was mostly rebuilt in early C18. Some remodelling and low classical wings added 1793-95 by John Nash, architect for รบ995.18.0. Wings remodelled 1871 to hide new rear service wings. Rest of house demolished in mid C20.

Exterior

Smooth-rendered elevations. Slate roof and plaster pediment moulding to left gable; a C20 detail marking junction with demolished house. Rendered ridge chimney-stack to right of centre. Corbelled rendered bell- cote to right gable with ogee head rising to ball-finial. Two-storey 3-bay facade, 12-pane sashes, all hornless except ground-floor left. Plinth. Rear with full-length later single storey lean-to, three 12-pane hornless sash windows above to first floor. Left end with 2 ground-floor 12-pane horned sashes; C20 gabled porch to left. Single-storey extension to right with 12-pane horned sash; lean-to porch to left with boarded door. Twelve-pane hornless sash above, to gable.

Interior

6-panel doors to ground-floor rooms. Enclosed quarter- turn stick-baluster stair.

Reasons for Listing

Significant portion of important country house.

Other nearby listed buildings

  • II Stable Range at Dolaucothi Farm
    Farm situated NE of Pumpsaint, off track leading to Allt Cwm-cyfiog. Farmyard to N of house, with st
  • II cow-shed at Cefn-Coed Mawr
    Farm on W side of Cothi Valley, situated off lane leading from Pumpsaint village to Allt Cwm-cyfiog,
  • II Barn Range at cefn-Coed Mawr
    Farm on W side of Cothi Valley situated off lane leading from Pumpsaint village to Allt Cwm-cyfiog,
  • II Cefn-Coed Mawr
    Upland setting on W side of Cothi Valley. Situated off lane leading from Pumpsaint village to Allt C
  • II Felindolau
    Situated at E end of village alongside A482.
  • II Milstone near Ynysau-Uchaf
    Stands on E side of A482, E of Ynysau-uchaf and immediately S of junction to Cwrt-y-cadno. Prominent
  • II The Lodge
    Situated in village centre on E side of A482 at entrance of lane to Dolaucothi Home Farm.
  • II Village Hall
    Situated in village centre on E side of A482.

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