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Wall with Niche and inscribed stone, opposite Llanelieu Court

A Grade II Listed Building in Talgarth, Powys

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.0004 / 52°0'1"N

Longitude: -3.1894 / 3°11'21"W

OS Eastings: 318443

OS Northings: 234216

OS Grid: SO184342

Mapcode National: GBR YY.J3J4

Mapcode Global: VH6BP.NZRD

Entry Name: Wall with Niche and inscribed stone, opposite Llanelieu Court

Listing Date: 14 August 1995

Last Amended: 14 August 1995

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 16307

Building Class: Domestic

Location: Located in Llanelieu, on the N side of the road to Talgarth, opposite Llanelieu Court.

County: Powys

Community: Talgarth

Community: Talgarth

Locality: Llanelieu

Traditional County: Brecknockshire

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Exterior

Stone boundary wall behind road verge, running for approximately 6m from steps to the Pottery, to a rebuilt pier at the corner, and includes two later C17 features probably from the Aubrey manor house. Near the steps, a moulded arched niche, the mouldings an ogee and hollow chamfer, and bearing the date 1679, and on the terminal pier a reset stone with a two confronting ogee-moulded basket arch on the soffit, and which bears, above the arch, the inscription NON : IVPITER : QVIDEM / OMNIBVS : PLACET x / SPES : ALIT : EXVLES:

Reasons for Listing

Included as a notable local feature, of group value with Llanelieu Court, and illustrative of the literary aspirations of later C17 gentry even in this upland region.

Other nearby listed buildings

  • II Llanelieu Court
    Located at the end of the Cwm Rhyd-Ellywe, on the corner of the road leading up on to the Rh_s fach.
  • I Church of St Ellywe
    Located at the head of the Cwm Rhyd-Ellywe, within a raised oval walled churchyard, on a small plateau beneath the Rh_s fawr.
  • II Monument in churchyard of church of St Ellywe
    Located approximately 20m SW of the church in the churchyard of St. Ellywe.
  • II Barn at Upper Cwm Cadarn
    Upper Cwmcadarn farm lies in the valley rising S of Felindre village, at the end of a 450m farm track. This barn lies approximately 200m S, and 25m above the farmyard and is approached by a winding h
  • II Sychnant
    Located on a platform site by the side of the road from Talgarth through a narrow dwm to Rhos fach.
  • II Sychnant Cottage
    Located on a platform site by the side of the road from Talgarth through a narrow dwm to Rhos fach.

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