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Alltgochymynydd

A Grade II Listed Building in Ceulanamaesmawr, Ceredigion

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.4756 / 52°28'32"N

Longitude: -3.9046 / 3°54'16"W

OS Eastings: 270740

OS Northings: 288114

OS Grid: SN707881

Mapcode National: GBR 90.K19K

Mapcode Global: VH4F8.81PJ

Entry Name: Alltgochymynydd

Listing Date: 19 September 1997

Last Amended: 19 September 1997

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 18883

Building Class: Domestic

Location: Situated towards E end of Cwm Tynant on N side of the valley, approached by long drive from road E of Bwlchglas Mine.

County: Ceredigion

Town: Aberystwyth

Community: Ceulanamaesmawr

Community: Ceulanamaesmawr

Locality: Cwm Tynant

Traditional County: Cardiganshire

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Talybont

History

Possibly later C18 farmhouse, marked on 1847 Tithe Map as Alltgoch, owned by Evan Hughes and Jane James, occupied by Harry Harries.

Exterior

Whitewashed rubble stone with steep-pitched slate roof, and stone end stacks, larger to left. Two-storey irregular long low front. Two-unit plan. Two widely separated first floor casement pairs under eaves. Ground floor casement pair to right aligned with window above, off-centre ledged door, casement pair, set to right of window above, and then very small fire-window. Stone slab lintels. Ruined stone outbuildings each end. Rear centre slated lean-to, no outshut.

Reasons for Listing

One of the best examples of a traditional vernacular farmhouse in the region, still showing the irregular facade division and low upper floor.

Other nearby listed buildings

  • II Dolgarnwen
    Situated in isolated position towards end of Cwm Tynant, on S side of road.
  • II Capel Bethesda
    Situated in stone-walled yard in valley of the Cyneiniog some 4 km E of Talybont, on minor lane to T

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