History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Coach-house and stable at Plashendre

A Grade II Listed Building in Aberystwyth, Ceredigion

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »
Street View
Contributor Photos »

Street View is the best available vantage point looking, if possible, towards the location of the building. In some locations, Street View may not give a view of the actual building, or may not be available at all. Where it is not available, the satellite view is shown instead.

Coordinates

Latitude: 52.4205 / 52°25'13"N

Longitude: -4.0588 / 4°3'31"W

OS Eastings: 260092

OS Northings: 282274

OS Grid: SN600822

Mapcode National: GBR 8S.NR8Z

Mapcode Global: VH4FC.LFN8

Entry Name: Coach-house and stable at Plashendre

Listing Date: 21 October 2002

Last Amended: 21 October 2002

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 27003

Building Class: Domestic

Location: Situated just E of Plashendre, just NE of the junction of the A487 and the B4572.

County: Ceredigion

Town: Aberystwyth

Community: Faenor

Community: Faenor

Locality: Penglais

Built-Up Area: Aberystwyth

Traditional County: Cardiganshire

Find accommodation in
Aberystwyth

History

Former coach-house and stable to Plas Hendre, said to have been built in 1880s for a Mr Roberts, Aberystwyth timber merchant.

Exterior

Lofted coach-house and stable, rubble stone with yellow brick dressings and slate roof. Two storeys, first floor 6 windows with brick jambs and sills and heads under wallplate. Ground floor former stable to left with C20 door between 2 yellow brick cambered-headed windows, then 2 large openings with single timber lintel and yellow-brick quoins to jambs and centre pier. First opening has recessed inset red-brick and timber wall to tack-room with board door and window, the second has double boarded doors to coach-house. A third cambered-headed window to right. Ground floor windows have 4-pane sashes. Lean-to on S end wall and one first floor window above.
Two C20 windows and 2 doors up steps to rear first floor.

Interior

Plain plastered ceilings to stable and coach-house, some stable fittings, cobble and grooved brick paving. Saddle room has corner fireplace.

Reasons for Listing

Included for group value with Plas Hendre.

Other nearby listed buildings

  • II Plashendre
    Situated on the E side of Aberystwyth just NE of the junction of the A487 and the B4572.
  • II Milestone
    At the roadside near the top of Penglais Hill on the NE outskirts of Aberystwyth.
  • II Plas Penglais
    Situated in an elevated woodland site on the opposite side of the road from the University campus; reached by drive past lodge and through landscaped grounds.
  • II Cledwyn Main Building
    Towards the NW corner of the main Penglais campus, approached by a service road to the west of the main entrance to the campus off Penglais hill.
  • II Pantycelyn, Aberystwyth University
    At the lowest end of the Penglais Campus of Aberystwyth University, overlooking the drive to the National Library of Wales.
  • II* National Library of Wales
    Prominent elevated site facing W above the town centre, reached by a road off Penglais Hill.
  • II Meiros
    Situated between Llanbadarn Fawr village and Aberystwyth on the S side of Llanbadarn Road.
  • II Milestone on S side of Llanbadarn Road
    Situated between Llanbadarn Fawr village and Aberystwyth on the S side of Llanbadarn Road.

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.