CPAT Regional Sites & Monuments Record
PRN 42184 - Elmhurst
NGR :- SJ2272107208 (SJ20NW)
Listed Building 16726 (II )
Unitary authority :- Powys
Community :- Welshpool
Prefered site type :- 19th century - House (Building - Intact )
The following is from Cadw's Listed Buildings database
Set back from the road in grounds on the W side of the Police Station.
The house was built for Miss Clive, sister to Archdeacon Clive, and niece of Robert, Lord Clive, c1840.
Simple domestic gothic style. Random local sandstone rubble with painted freestone dressings and slate roof with coped gables and axial and gable end stacks. 2 storeys, 3-window range with secondary advanced wing to the right. Advanced central gable
houses entrance in embattled and buttressed shallow porch with depressed 4-centred arch and paired partly glazed inner doors. 3-light mullioned and transomed window with small panes above the entrance. Flanking bays have tall 2-light mullioned and
transomed windows with small panes on each floor. Similar fenestration in gable end of advanced right hand wing.
A fine example of the domestic gothic style favoured for larger houses in the mid C1
Cadw Listing database , 2000 , ,
Jones, N W, Silvester, R J & Britnell, W J , 2003 , Montgomery Canal Conservation Management Strategy. Landscape Archaeology Assessment , CPAT Report 550 .
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Clwyd Powys Archaeological Trust, Curatorial Section, 7a Church Street, Welshpool, Powys SY21 7DL.
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