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Latitude: 52.0221 / 52°1'19"N
Longitude: -3.2188 / 3°13'7"W
OS Eastings: 316467
OS Northings: 236667
OS Grid: SO164366
Mapcode National: GBR YX.GN7N
Mapcode Global: VH6BP.5F6P
Entry Name: Pontithel House
Listing Date: 15 December 1995
Last Amended: 15 December 1995
Source ID: 17055
Building Class: Domestic
Location: Located on the road from Brecon to Hay, approximately 150m E of Pont Ithel.
Traditional County: Brecknockshire
Early C19 house. Occupied in 1881 by the Manager of the former naphtha extraction works which stood to the rear and operated from the mid-late C19, working into the 1920's.
A house of the early C19, of colourwashed stone with a slate roof. Two storeys, basement and attics. Three bays, with an attached outbuilding to the W gable end converted to accommodation in the late C20.
Central 6-panelled door in timber pilastered doorcase, the canopy missing. Sixteen paned sashes to ground and first floors, but 12-pane sash over door; all opening with cambered heads and stone sills. Gable stacks. Windows to attics in gable ends.
Front garden railings and gates set on a low wall, taking up slope of the ground. The rails are looped round-section iron bars, threaded through horizontal iron flats. Stanchions have pointed finials. Central gate, and a secondary gate to the left with dog rails.
Included as a well preserved early C19 house.
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