This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.
Latitude: 52.1947 / 52°11'41"N
Longitude: -4.1289 / 4°7'44"W
OS Eastings: 254583
OS Northings: 257304
OS Grid: SN545573
Mapcode National: GBR DP.3Y6Z
Mapcode Global: VH4GH.D31B
Entry Name: Walls of walled garden and lean-to at Gelli
Listing Date: 26 November 1996
Last Amended: 26 November 1996
Source ID: 17807
Building Class: Domestic
Location: Situated enclosing garden to N and W of Gelli.
Community: Nantcwnlle (Nancwnlle)
Traditional County: Cardiganshire
Cob or clom garden walls. Uncertain date, possibly early C18 contemporary with original house. One other known example is at Llanllyr, Llanfihangel Ystrad.
Earth garden walls around three sides of Gelli walled garden. Rubble stone high base, then cob formerly whitewashed and corrugated-iron capping, over thatch. On N side walls are severely eroded. One N door. On E side is rubble stone and slate lean-to, six open bays with whitewashed stone piers and length of whitewashed wall to right. S side has one short stretch to join NE angle of house, with one entry framed in stone, and another short section W of the house with broad opening, possibly altered, and two pointed arches. This stretch is in rubble stone. W side has one door with timber lintel.
Listed as the best regional example of enclosure walls in clom or cob to a walled garden.
Other nearby listed buildings