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Old Rectory, including forecourt walls, gate, and railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Glascwm, Powys

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.1616 / 52°9'41"N

Longitude: -3.2815 / 3°16'53"W

OS Eastings: 312434

OS Northings: 252259

OS Grid: SO124522

Mapcode National: GBR YT.5YFY

Mapcode Global: VH69W.2XJR

Entry Name: Old Rectory, including forecourt walls, gate, and railings

Listing Date: 21 July 2000

Last Amended: 20 January 2005

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 23660

Building Class: Domestic

Location: Approximately 200m N of the parish church, on the E side of the road through the village, next to Mission Rooms.

County: Powys

Town: Llandrindod Wells

Community: Glascwm (Glasgwm)

Community: Glascwm

Locality: Cregrina

Traditional County: Radnorshire

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History

Built as a Rectory in the mid C19 and first shown on the 1889 Ordnance Survey

Exterior

House. Two storeys plus attic. Three window front; roughcast render; slate roof, rectangular chimneys to ends. Central 4-panelled door with modern glazing to overlight. Twelve-pane hornless sash window to each side. Three 12-pane sashes to first floor. Above centre, gabled attic with decorative bargeboard, and 9-pane sash window with ogee lintel. Rear of house (painted stone) has 2-storey gabled block at right angles.

The front of the house is enclosed by low wall with iron railings with spear finials, and posts with urn finials; gate in matching style.

Interior

Hall with wooden stair to rear, C19 panelled doors to rooms each side of hall. Left hand room has longitudinal beams; fireplace with wooden panelled overmantel; panelled cupboards to each side. Some C19 panelled doors to first floor also.

Reasons for Listing

Listed for its special architectural interest as a well-preserved C19 house in the village centre, forming a strong visual group with the adjacent Mission Rooms.

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