Full Report for Listed Buildings


Summary Description of a Listed Buildings


Reference Number
24333
Building Number
 
Grade
II  
Status
Designated  
Date of Designation
27/10/2000  
Date of Amendment
27/10/2000  
Name of Property
Cider House and attached Outhouse at Upper White Castle  
Address
 

Location


Unitary Authority
Monmouthshire  
Community
Llantilio Crossenny  
Town
Abergavenny  
Locality
White Castle  
Easting
338039  
Northing
216682  
Street Side
 
Location
Some 20m NW of the farmhouse at Upper White Castle, at upper end of a gently sloping farmyard.  

Description


Broad Class
 
Period
 

History
C19 lofted cider house, which appears on the Tithe Map of 1843.  

Exterior
C19 cider house (left) with attached outhouse (right) in linear range. Rubble stone with slate roofs. Openings have segmental arched heads of stone voussoirs, and shallow stone sills. Cider house is two-storey. S front, far right, has a external stone stair which rises to boarded door of upper granary. To left, on first floor, are three square blocked openings. On ground floor (l t r) are: a wide doorway with boarded door flanked by narrow chamfered vent slits on each side, next a second wide boarded door, and then a partly-boarded window opening. The projecting wall of the adjoining granary stair has a flat headed doorway to narrow storage passage. To left is attached single-storey outhouse which has boarded door (right) and tall 2-light mullion window (left).  

Interior
Loft of cider house is 5-bays and has C19 king post roof trusses with raking side struts.  

Reason for designation
C19 Cider House and Outhouse having important group value with the C17 farmhouse at Upper White Castle, White Castle ruins and the other listed buildings at White Castle.  

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