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Latitude: 52.5725 / 52°34'20"N
Longitude: -3.3251 / 3°19'30"W
OS Eastings: 310290
OS Northings: 298010
OS Grid: SO102980
Mapcode National: GBR 9S.C003
Mapcode Global: WH79Z.WLSQ
Entry Name: Bron Rhys
Listing Date: 31 January 1997
Last Amended: 31 January 1997
Source ID: 18149
Building Class: Domestic
Location: On the N side of the B4389 Tregynon to Bettws Cedewain road approximately 1km SE of Tregynon church. The house is reached by a short farm road and is behind a modern farmhouse.
Traditional County: Montgomeryshire
C18 house with lobby entry, originally consisting of a hall with a small unheated parlour and a service room.
2-unit house of one and a half storeys, timber framed in square panels, on a stone plinth. Slate roof with original end brick stack to R, later brick stack to L. 2-window front with dormers which have 2-light casements; the 2 lower storey windows have 2-light iron frame casements. The doorway to extreme R has a planked door with inserted glazed panel. The rear wall has a single, centrally-placed 2-light window in the upper storey, and a similar window to R in the lower storey. (Brick lean-to added to gable to R early C20.)
Not accessible at the time of inspection (July-August 1996) but said to contain original timber-framed partitions.
Listed as an unusually well-preserved example of the smaller, C18 lobby entry type house with traditional timber-framed construction, a type once common in Tregynon.
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