History in Structure

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

Tre-Elidyr

A Grade II Listed Building in Llanover, Monmouthshire

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: 51.7675 / 51°46'2"N

Longitude: -3.0002 / 3°0'0"W

OS Eastings: 331076

OS Northings: 208116

OS Grid: SO310081

Mapcode National: GBR F6.ZVV6

Mapcode Global: VH79D.YT8Y

Entry Name: Tre-Elidyr

Listing Date: 9 December 2005

Last Amended: 9 December 2005

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 87202

Location: One of an informal grouping of cottages around the War Memorial Green in the centre of Llanover village.

County: Monmouthshire

Town: Abergavenny

Community: Llanover (Llanofer)

Community: Llanover

Traditional County: Monmouthshire

Find accommodation in
Llanover

History

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.

Exterior

Built of roughly squared rock faced local red sandstone rubble with natural slate roofs to the house and stone slate to the extension. Plain Arts-and-Crafts manner. Single storey and attic L-shaped plan cottage with a small service wing to left.
The main elevation faces the service road round the Memorial Green and is the inside angle of the L. Short wings to either side with a 2-light casement on the left and the entrance door and a second window on the right. Small weatherboarded end hipped service wing attached to left, this contains WC and coal house. Right gable has a large external stack and a 2-light casement in the attic floor. Steep mansard roof with gambrel ends.
Rear elevation not seen.

Interior

Interior not seen at resurvey.

Reasons for Listing

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.

Other nearby listed buildings

  • II Cross, War Memorial and Walls surrounding the Green at Tre-Elidyr
    Together with an informal grouping of cottages and the village school around the War Memorial Green
  • II Tre-Elidyr
    One of an informal grouping of cottages around the War Memorial Green in the centre of Llanover vill
  • II Tre-Elidyr
    One of an informal grouping of cottages around the War Memorial Green in the centre of Llanover vill
  • II Tre-Elidyr
    One of an informal grouping of cottages around the War Memorial Green in the centre of Llanover vill
  • II Tre-Elidyr
    One of an informal grouping of cottages around the War Memorial Green in the centre of Llanover vill
  • II Tre-Elidyr
    One of an informal grouping of cottages around the War Memorial Green in the centre of Llanover vill
  • II Tre-Elidyr
    One of an informal grouping of cottages around the War Memorial Green in the centre of Llanover vill
  • II Tre-Elidyr
    One of an informal grouping of cottages around the War Memorial Green in the centre of Llanover vill

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.