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Cartshed at Plas Machen

A Grade II Listed Building in Graig, Newport

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.582 / 51°34'55"N

Longitude: -3.1059 / 3°6'21"W

OS Eastings: 323466

OS Northings: 187600

OS Grid: ST234876

Mapcode National: GBR J1.CFG2

Mapcode Global: VH7BB.3HWK

Entry Name: Cartshed at Plas Machen

Listing Date: 22 August 2003

Last Amended: 22 August 2003

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 81791

Location: In the farmyard just N of the house at Plas Machen.

County: Newport

Town: Newport

Community: Graig

Community: Graig

Locality: Plas Machen

Traditional County: Monmouthshire

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History

Large 5-bay open fronted cart shed, probably earlier C19, presumably built for the Tredegar estate. Old photographs show stone tiles to the hipped roof.

Exterior

Cartshed, purple rubble stone with asbestos sheet hipped roof, single storey with five elliptical-arched cart entries to front, each arch with tooled cut stone voussoirs and square stone piers between. The left arch is slightly wider.

Interior

Interior retains four oak tie-beam and collar trusses, the collars bolted.

Reasons for Listing

Included as a well-built estate cart-shed with formal arched facade, of group value with Plas Machen.

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