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Latitude: 51.8686 / 51°52'6"N
Longitude: -4.851 / 4°51'3"W
OS Eastings: 203811
OS Northings: 222729
OS Grid: SN038227
Mapcode National: GBR CQ.SKDH
Mapcode Global: VH1R8.V9TD
Entry Name: Nyth y Dryw/ Wren's Nest
Listing Date: 15 October 2004
Last Amended: 15 October 2004
Source ID: 83177
Building Class: Domestic
Location: Between the road and the Afon Syfni some 100m SE of Pont Crwca.
Town: Clarbeston Road
Community: New Moat (Y Mot)
Community: New Moat
Traditional County: Pembrokeshire
Small single storey cottage of late C18 date, part of the Southfield estate, owned by the Philipps family. Restored c. 2000 for the Southfield estate, when an Irish halfpenny of the 1730s was found. On 1881 census occupied by John Thomas, labourer, his wife and six children.
Cottage, white-painted render on rubble stone with slate roof. Large square stone right end stack, tiny renewed brick left stack. Small scale, single-storey, facade offset slightly to right. Double-fronted with 12-pane hornless sash each side of board door, the left sash narrower. C20 extension to rear.
Two room plan open to roof which has four pegged collar trusses. Right end chimneybreast with oak lintel.
Included for its special interest as a vernacular cottage of definitely early date for this region with good surviving features.
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