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Ashburnham House

A Grade II Listed Building in Talgarth, Powys

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.9954 / 51°59'43"N

Longitude: -3.2332 / 3°13'59"W

OS Eastings: 315426

OS Northings: 233712

OS Grid: SO154337

Mapcode National: GBR YW.JJN3

Mapcode Global: VH6BV.X33N

Entry Name: Ashburnham House

Listing Date: 14 August 1995

Last Amended: 14 August 1995

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 16294

Building Class: Domestic

Location: Located behind a raised pavement, near the centre of Talgarth, 50m from the corner of Regent Street.

County: Powys

Community: Talgarth

Community: Talgarth

Built-Up Area: Talgarth

Traditional County: Brecknockshire

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Exterior

Pebbledashed facade with large rendered quoins. Slate roof. Three storeys, 4 window bays with quoined door in the 3rd bay; canopy over the recessed half-glazed door with a 4-paned overlight. Tripartite 12-pane sashes to bays each side, and a narrow plate glass sash to the left end bay, also with a secondary glazed door. Above, 12-paned sashes, and 9-pane square sashes to second floor, all the windows having moulded plaster architraves and stone sills. Paired modillion panelled eaves. Gable stacks. On the right gable a long stair window. Added stack to rear and a rear extension.

Reasons for Listing

Included as an imposing and well preserved early C19 building in an important position of group value.

Other nearby listed buildings

  • II Phoenix House (Black Mountain Interiors)
    At the north-east end of the High Street, set back slightly from the road behind a raised pavement and railings, approximately 50m from the corner of Bell Street and the Enig Bridge.
  • II Bridge House
    Located along the left (W) bank of the River Enig, immediately N of Talgarth Bridge.
  • II The Bridge End Inn
    Located immediately to the SW of the River Enig bridge, on the corner of Regent Street.
  • II Glanant
    Located along the left (W) bank of the River Enig, immediately N of Talgarth Bridge.
  • II Talgarth Bridge
    Located at the centre of the town, spanning the River Enig, and adjoining the Tower House.
  • II* Tower House including attached shop
    Located at the corner of the Square, at the side of the A479, adjoining the bridge over the River Enig.
  • II Talgarth Mill
    Located on the right bank of the river Enig, about 50m above Talgarth Bridge, with access at the side of the Town Hall.
  • II Town Hall
    Located on a prominent site in the centre of Talgarth.

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