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Latitude: 51.8381 / 51°50'17"N
Longitude: -3.1052 / 3°6'18"W
OS Eastings: 323949
OS Northings: 216075
OS Grid: SO239160
Mapcode National: GBR F2.V6F4
Mapcode Global: VH795.4287
Entry Name: Brick Sheds of former Paper Mill at Usk Vale Mill
Listing Date: 19 November 1998
Last Amended: 19 November 1998
Source ID: 20852
Building Class: Commercial
Location: Immediately S of former mill and on W side of entrance to Lower Mill House.
Community: The Vale of Grwyney (Cwm Grwyne)
Community: The Vale of Grwyney
Built-Up Area: Cwrt Y Gollen
Traditional County: Brecknockshire
Late C19 or early C20, and part of the expansion of Usk Paper Mills after their acquisition by Beckwith & Co in 1888. The mill closed c1940 and is now an agricultural vehicle repair shop. The sheds were probably built originally for vehicle storage.
Consisting of 5 unequal bays facing a yard to N, of brick with corrugated iron roofs (the 2nd bay from the L end has a partially collapsed roof). The bay on R (W) side is wider, the 2 bays to L (E) have asymmetrical gables. The bay at the R end has a sliding boarded door, L of which the bay has a wide opening and a boarded gable. The central bay has a boarded gable, L of which is a short link to the two L bays, which have double boarded doors under wooden lintels. The L end bay has a pivoting window above the doorway, and a small lean-to with boarded door in the L side wall.
The rear is obscured by vegetation.
Not inspected at time of survey (February 1998).
Included for group value with the former Glangrwyne Paper Mill, a rare survival of a specialised building type.
Other nearby listed buildings