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Ffronfelen

A Grade II Listed Building in Llangybi, Ceredigion

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.1373 / 52°8'14"N

Longitude: -4.089 / 4°5'20"W

OS Eastings: 257129

OS Northings: 250834

OS Grid: SN571508

Mapcode National: GBR DR.7GDP

Mapcode Global: VH4GQ.2JPX

Entry Name: Ffronfelen

Listing Date: 24 February 1997

Last Amended: 24 February 1997

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 18267

Building Class: Domestic

Location: Situated on E facing hillside, reached from minor lane that has junction with road from Silian to A485, some 300m SSE of Silian church.

County: Ceredigion

Town: Lampeter

Community: Llangybi

Community: Llangybi

Locality: Silian

Traditional County: Cardiganshire

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History

Minor gentry house of c1840, said to have deeds from 1838. A house is marked on 1846 Silian Tithe Map, owned by Evan Morgan, occupied by David Lewes, but appears to be below present house site.

Exterior

Whitewashed rubble stone with slate hipped roof, and whitewashed stone end stacks. Two-storey, three-window front range, with raised plinth and flat eaves. Hornless 12-pane sashes with stone voussoirs. Centre 6-panel door with overlight, slate steps up with iron railings. External shutters to ground floor windows. Gabled rear centre, slate-hung with one 6-pane window. 12-pane sash each floor each side. Single storey outbuilding attached to N end wall.

Reasons for Listing

Listed as a well-preserved late Georgian style small country house, rare in this part of Cardiganshire.

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