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Latitude: 51.778 / 51°46'40"N
Longitude: -3.0191 / 3°1'8"W
OS Eastings: 329789
OS Northings: 209311
OS Grid: SO297093
Mapcode National: GBR F5.Z3S0
Mapcode Global: VH79D.MK9T
Entry Name: Cwm Celyn Farmhouse
Listing Date: 15 March 1996
Last Amended: 15 March 1996
Source ID: 17649
Building Class: Domestic
Location: Situated on the north side of a by-lane reached off the A 4042 and over the canal. The farmhouse is set above and at right angles to the farmyard.
Community: Llanfoist Fawr (Llan-ffwyst Fawr)
Community: Llanfoist Fawr
Traditional County: Monmouthshire
History: Late C16/early C17 farmhouse with C19 and modern alterations.
Exterior: Single-storey and attic colourwashed rubble farmhouse with slate roof and gable-end chimney to downhill end. Gabled dormers and modern porch. Horned small-pane sash to left of boarded door with glazed panel and small-pane casement to right; cambered brick arched heads. Single-storey service range set back to left with brick chimney and casements under timber lintels; originally a window flanked by two doors (one remaining). Rubble wall divides house from farmyard.
Interior: Not accessible at time of inspection (Autumn 1995) but recorded by Fox and Raglan and the RCAHMW as retaining a stud and panel partition to the hall, a 'Tudor' doorhead and Wern Hir stop-chamfered beams.
Listed for its special interest a small sub-medieval farmhouse with surviving historic detail.
Reference: Sir C Fox & Lord Raglan, Monmouthshire Houses, Part II, p.116, (2nd edition 1994).
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