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Latitude: 52.0459 / 52°2'45"N
Longitude: -4.4366 / 4°26'11"W
OS Eastings: 233002
OS Northings: 241419
OS Grid: SN330414
Mapcode National: GBR D9.F65W
Mapcode Global: VH3KG.1TXY
Entry Name: Derllwyn and railed forecourt
Listing Date: 4 June 1996
Last Amended: 4 June 1996
Source ID: 17585
Building Class: Domestic
Location: Prominently situated in centre of village on N side of A475.
Community: Llandyfriog (Llandyfrïog)
Traditional County: Cardiganshire
Built c1880 with slightly later single storey additions to each end: that to the W was a carpenter's shop.
Rubble construction. Slate roofs, projecting eaves and bargeboards. Yellow brick gable chimney stacks to house, tall yellow brick stack to gable of E addition and reduced gable stack to W extension. Two storey 3-bay house elevation, offset to left. Marginally glazed 12-pane horned sash windows, cambered stone voussoired heads: slate sills. Central 6-panel door, marginally glazed overlight, head as above. Small first floor sash window to E end of house, glazing and head as front.
Later single storey 2-bay E extension of rubble construction. Boarded door to left with 4-pane overlight. Twelve-pane sash window to right; marginal glazing and slate sill. Yellow brick cambered heads. Later single storey 2-bay W addition (former carpenter's shop) of rough rubble build. Boarded door to right, 9-pane window to left, cambered yellow brick heads.
Rubble courtyard walls to house, dwarf wall to front with decorative late C19/early C20 iron half-rail above slate-slab coping. Central cast iron gate, the posts with trophy finials. Return walls are higher with sloped coping.
Listed as a good representative example of a late C19 village house in the area with attractive detailing and unusual balanced composition. Derllwyn is the focal point of Llandyfriog village.
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