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The Old Rectory

A Grade II Listed Building in Troedyraur, Ceredigion

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Latitude: 52.0692 / 52°4'9"N

Longitude: -4.407 / 4°24'25"W

OS Eastings: 235113

OS Northings: 243936

OS Grid: SN351439

Mapcode National: GBR DB.CTRB

Mapcode Global: VH3KG.K8J3

Entry Name: The Old Rectory

Listing Date: 4 June 1996

Last Amended: 4 June 1996

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 17626

Building Class: Domestic

Location: Situated just W of Llangynllo church approached by drive passing N of Glebe Farm.

County: Ceredigion

Community: Troedyraur

Community: Troedyraur

Locality: Llangynllo

Traditional County: Cardiganshire

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Later C18 and earlier C19 rectory, the front range probably earlier C19, the back C18, probably in two phases.



Exterior: Whitewashed roughcast with slate roofs, and whitewashed stone end stacks. Timber eaves brackets. Two-storey, three-window front range with hornless 12-pane sashes to first floor, two later C19 canted bays and later C19 timber porch to ground floor. Bays are corniced with 2-4-2-pane sashes. Porch has chamfered posts, side-lights and top-lights to front. Earlier C19 6-panel door within, the top two panels diamond-traceried and glazed. Rear has gabled stair tower with arched window.
Rear NW wing, in two sections, taller end range, each 2-window, 2-storey with N end stacks, and 12-pane sashes, the left ground floor sash C20 replacing a door. Lean-to rear dairy.



Front range has centre passage with reeded ceiling border, paired N end arches with timber fluted pilasters, one to stair, other to slate-floored space under stairs. Stick-baluster stairs with ramped rails and thin column newels. One flight up, short return and landing rails. 6-panel doors. Rear ground floor rooms have oak joists and large N end fireplace each. Plank door into dairy. Salt cupboard next to inner room fireplace.

Reasons for Listing

Listed as a well-preserved earlier C19 rectory with good interior detail and earlier rear ranges.

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