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Cowhouse and Stable at Lower Celliau

A Grade II Listed Building in Grosmont, Monmouthshire

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Latitude: 51.8844 / 51°53'4"N

Longitude: -2.9135 / 2°54'48"W

OS Eastings: 337220

OS Northings: 221048

OS Grid: SO372210

Mapcode National: GBR F9.RKXX

Mapcode Global: VH78W.GW3R

Entry Name: Cowhouse and Stable at Lower Celliau

Listing Date: 19 October 2000

Last Amended: 19 October 2000

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 24183

Building Class: Agriculture and Subsistence

Location: At the end of a minor road which runs approximately 1km NE from Llangattock Lingoed. The Cowhouse and Stable lies on gently sloping ground some 40m NE of Lower Celliau Farmhouse.

County: Monmouthshire

Town: Abergavenny

Community: Grosmont (Y Grysmwnt)

Community: Grosmont

Locality: Llangattock Lingoed

Traditional County: Monmouthshire

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C17 cowhouse and stable.


One-and-a-half-storey cowhouse and stable range. Rubble stone with steeply pitched corrugated asbestos roof. S front has big centre gabled dormer with horizontally boarded head. Ground floor has (l to r): doorway to cowhouse with timber lintel; doorway to calving pen with boarded half door; further right are two adjoining doorways to stable, one with massive oak frame and plank and batten door; then a square window opening with timber lintel (formerly a 3-light diamond mullion). N elevation has (l to r): a partly blocked opening with timber lintel; a stable doorway with massive oak chamfered frame and plank and batten door with strap hinges; and a square window opening (formerly a 5-light diamond mullion). W gable has boarded loft door and ground-floor window with timber lintel. Attached to E gable is a small gabled extension with corrugated asbestos roof and ruined end-wall.


Interior of five bays. Tie-beam trusses with raking queen struts, three tiers of purlins. Transverse partition to byre and separate small pen for calves. Cowhouse originally lofted.

Reasons for Listing

An unusually well-preserved example of a C17 cowhouse and stable. Group value with the farmhouse and barn at Lower Celliau.

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