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Latitude: 52.3648 / 52°21'53"N
Longitude: -3.7985 / 3°47'54"W
OS Eastings: 277634
OS Northings: 275603
OS Grid: SN776756
Mapcode National: GBR 94.S3DT
Mapcode Global: VH5C5.3TQJ
Entry Name: Barn and attached wall at Gelmast
Listing Date: 19 February 1998
Last Amended: 16 March 2005
Source ID: 19380
Building Class: Agriculture and Subsistence
Location: On W side of farmstead at Gelmast, defining W side, and S wall of farmstead.
Traditional County: Cardiganshire
Part of Thomas Johnes' experimental farm of c1807-7, forming the W side of a 3-sided farm-court. The late C19 OS map shows some kind of link building between N end of barn and W end of the range with the farmhouse. The barn roof was replaced in C20 after a fire.
Stone barn with corrugated roof. Walls have small square ventilation holes, two rows on E, facing yard, and one on W. E side is obscured by a later addition in corrugated iron, original door within to left. N gable has boarded door and loading door above. W side has large barn door to centre. S end has door with concrete lintel. At right angles, to S, stone boundary wall of farmyard drops down from circa 3m to circa 1.5m; gatepier at E end. The wall encloses the S side of the yard, with the similar wall attached to the cow-house opposite.
Five bays, with modern softwood trusses.
Listed as integral part of Thomas Johnes' experimental farm at Gelmast. Group value with other listed buildings on site.
Other nearby listed buildings