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No 2 Sarn-y-bryn-caled Cottages

A Grade II Listed Building in Welshpool, Powys

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.6382 / 52°38'17"N

Longitude: -3.1543 / 3°9'15"W

OS Eastings: 321981

OS Northings: 305119

OS Grid: SJ219051

Mapcode National: GBR B0.6S34

Mapcode Global: WH79P.JY4C

Entry Name: No 2 Sarn-y-bryn-caled Cottages

Listing Date: 11 March 1981

Last Amended: 29 February 1996

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 16807

Building Class: Domestic

County: Powys

Community: Welshpool (Y Trallwng)

Community: Welshpool

Locality: Sarn-y-bryn-caled

Traditional County: Montgomeryshire

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Exterior

History: The earliest pair in a group of cottages built by the Powis Estate, for agricultural workers on the estate; built c1830 (between the establishment of the Welshpool to Newtown and Church Stoke Turnpike Roads, and 1840, nb).

Description: Local roughly coursed stone with graded slate roof, and brick axial stack. 2 storeyed, comprising a pair of small 2-unit cottages, with a single rear wing. Each has a central entrance, the simple timber porches later additions cutting the hood-mould over the ledged doorway. Flaking windows on each floor are 2-light iron small-paned casements with drop-ended hood moulds to ground floor, and timber lintels below the eaves above.

Part of a group of model cottages which represents an excellent example of a small estate settlement retaining much of its original character.


Reference: Stephen Hughes, The Archaeology of the Montgomeryshire Canal, 1988, p.92.

Other nearby listed buildings

  • II No 1 Sarn-y-bryn-caled Cottages
    Welshpool
  • II No 3 Sarn-y-bryn-caled Cottages
    The cottages are on the old line of the Welshpool-Newtown Road, cut-off by the Welshpool by-pass and now a by-road leading to the canal at Belan Lock
  • II No 4 Sarn-y-bryn-caled Cottages
    The cottages are on the old line of the Welshpool-Newtown Road, cut-off by the Welshpool by-pass and now a by-road leading to the canal at Belan Lock
  • II No 5 Sarn-y-bryn-caled Cottages
    The cottages are on the old line of the Welshpool-Newtown Road, cut-off by the Welshpool by-pass and now a by-road leading to the canal at Belan Lock
  • II No 6 Sarn-y-bryn-caled Cottages
    The cottages are on the old line of the Welshpool-Newtown Road, cut-off by the Welshpool by-pass and now a by-road leading to the canal at Belan Lock
  • II No 7 Sarn-y-bryn-caled Cottages
    The cottages are on the old line of the Welshpool-Newtown Road, cut-off by the Welshpool by-pass and now a by-road leading to the canal at Belan Lock
  • II No 8 Sarn-y-bryn-caled Cottages
    The cottages are on the old line of the Welshpool-Newtown Road, cut-off by the Welshpool by-pass and now a by-road leading to the canal at Belan Lock
  • II No 9 Sarn-y-bryn-caled Cottages
    Sarn-y-bryn-caled Cottages are on the old line of the Welshpool-Newtown Road, cut-off by the Welshpool by-pass and now a by- road leading to the cana

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