TITHE BARN, LLANTARNAM ABBEY

Site Details



NPRN
43276
Map Reference
ST39SW
Grid Reference
ST3119893016
Unitary (Local) Authority
Torfaen
Old County
Monmouthshire
Community
Llantarnam
Type of Site
BARN;TITHE BARN
Broad Class
Agriculture and Subsistence
Period
Medieval?

Site Description

1. Roofless shell, Medieval rubble, wide opening in each long side, later wide flat pointed arch in one end elevation. Slit opening with inner splays. Ancient Monument.
2. Roofless ruin of a stone-built, butressed building, c.40m NW-SE by 8.0m, having opposing entrances in the centre of the long walls.
Thought to have been despoiled in 1836.
(source Os495card; ST39SW10.2)
Associated with:
Llantarnam Abbey (Nprn307898).
J.Wiles 17.02.03

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