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Ty Cornel

A Grade II Listed Building in Cilycwm, Carmarthenshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.0451 / 52°2'42"N

Longitude: -3.8196 / 3°49'10"W

OS Eastings: 275305

OS Northings: 240083

OS Grid: SN753400

Mapcode National: GBR Y3.F965

Mapcode Global: VH4H7.RV2M

Entry Name: Ty Cornel

Listing Date: 29 November 1995

Last Amended: 14 April 1999

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 16979

Building Class: Domestic

Location: Situated on E side of village street, on N corner of Ship Street, the lane running E.

County: Carmarthenshire

Town: Llandovery

Community: Cilycwm (Cil-y-cwm)

Community: Cilycwm

Traditional County: Carmarthenshire

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History

Later C19 village house and attached cottage. A house called Ty Newydd was on site occupied by T. Theophilus, blacksmith 1843 and 1851. Bought from Lloyd of Glansevin estate by W. Campbell-Davys of Neuadd Fawr 1872 and rebuilt c1876. At 1891 census, house was occupied by Gwenllian Peters `living on her means'. Cottage was known as Yr Encil and was rented out to writers. Caerwyn James wrote there.

Exterior

Unpainted roughcast with slate roofs and red brick end stacks. Two-storey, 3-window range with gables over each upper window. Hornless 12-pane sashes, no centre door. Gables have plain bargeboards. S side to Ship Street has 8-pane window to ground floor left and door to right in plain surround but under triangular slate hood on moulded corbels. Rear roof has black brick ridge stack at join with No 2. No 2, facing Ship Street, is painted roughcast, 2-storey, with C20 door under similar hood to left and one-window range of 12-pane hornless sashes to right. Stone right end stack.

Reasons for Listing

Included for group value with Lamb Shop opposite and houses in Ship Street.

Other nearby listed buildings

  • II Ty Cornel
    Situated on E side of village street, on N corner of Ship Street, the lane running E
  • II Bryngwenlais
    Situated on N side of Ship Street, attached to E of No 2 Corner House.
  • II Glandwr
    Situated in village on S side of Ship St, to W of Y Bont.
  • II Y Bont
    Situated in village, at E end of S side of Ship St, by bridge.
  • II Lamb Shop
    Situated on W side of village street, facing down Ship Street.
  • II Lamb House
    Situated on W side of village street, facing down Ship Street.
  • II Jones monument in NE part of churchyard of parish church
    Situated towards upper edge of churchyard N of chancel
  • II Lychgate to parish walls
    Situated on W side of village street, in line with W door of church.

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