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Glasfryn

A Grade II Listed Building in Brecon, Powys

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.9477 / 51°56'51"N

Longitude: -3.3868 / 3°23'12"W

OS Eastings: 304783

OS Northings: 228602

OS Grid: SO047286

Mapcode National: GBR YP.MGJW

Mapcode Global: VH6BZ.79XP

Entry Name: Glasfryn

Listing Date: 4 November 2005

Last Amended: 4 November 2005

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 85754

Building Class: Domestic

Location: About 30 metres W of junction with Cerrigcochion Road.

County: Powys

Town: Brecon

Community: Brecon (Aberhonddu)

Community: Brecon

Built-Up Area: Brecon

Traditional County: Brecknockshire

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History

About 1900-1910.

Exterior

Edwardian detached house. Two storeys plus attic. Red brick with tile hanging; tiled roof; tall red brick chimneys. Wooden mullion and transom windows with stained glass in upper lights. To L, half-timbered attic gable with decorative bargeboard and 3-light window; 2-storey splayed bay window. To centre, gabled attic dormer, and 2-light window over half-timbered gabled porch with bargeboard with pierced quatrefoils; original half-glazed door with flanking lights. To R, two-storey splayed bay window with hipped tiled roof. Side elevations have chimney breasts with gables at eaves level.
To front, red brick wall with stone capping; tall brick piers and gatepiers with stone caps and ball finials; iron railings and gates with scrolled panels.

Reasons for Listing

A strongly designed and exceptionally well-preserved Edwardian house in a prominent position above centre of Brecon.

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