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Latitude: 51.7678 / 51°46'4"N
Longitude: -2.9984 / 2°59'54"W
OS Eastings: 331202
OS Northings: 208156
OS Grid: SO312081
Mapcode National: GBR F6.ZWCW
Mapcode Global: VH79D.ZT7N
Entry Name: Tre-Elidyr
Listing Date: 9 December 2005
Last Amended: 9 December 2005
Source ID: 87196
Building Class: Domestic
Location: One of an informal grouping of cottages around the War Memorial Green in the centre of Llanover village.
Community: Llanover (Llanofer)
Traditional County: Monmouthshire
Built c1925 as part of the development Tre-elidyr designed by Alfred Powell. It was built as a memorial to WWI and to the son of Lord Treowen and others of the village who died in the conflict. The building is externally unaltered.
Built of squared, uncoursed, rock faced red sandstone rubble with a weatherboarded extension and stone tiled roofs. Small double depth cottage in a C17 style Arts-and-Crafts manner. Single storey and attic, two bays, with doorway to right of centre. Plank door with small gabled porch, the drip behind indicates that the porch is a later addition. Two light lattice casement to left with dripmould over, the same windows also in two gabled dormers. Steeply pitched roof with stack to each gable.
left return gable has two more windows on each floor.
Right return gable has one window on each floor and a stair window at the half-landing. A single storey weatherboarded wing is attached with WC and coal-store etc.
The rear elevation has a 3-light and a 2-light window as before and two more dormers, small windows to extension.
Interior not seen at resurvey.
Included for its special interest as being a part of a planned War Memorial housing development around a green, which was designed by Alfred Powell and remains almost unaltered in detail.
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