Minffordd Brick Built Store
|Minffordd Brick Built Store|
|Location||Minffordd Yard Brick built store adjacent to side of New Stores Building|
|T. Corner ID||MY036|
|Historical significance||A 'traditionally built' brick building with sloping roof with a currently unknown 'heritage'. It is now used as a paint store by Infrastructure Department. Previously used for storing Thermit Welding equipment (confirmed - see Rail weld).
It was built circa 18?? 19?? and was originally built for (to be inserted).
A note on the 2015 Building Register just states 'Paint Store' although this read 'Thermit Store' on Sep 2013 Register'
An 'heritage looking' building with a history that can still be used that has a history that requires further research.
(More to be amended/added to by other Festipedia contributors please.)
Materials and workmanship: Pitched slate roofed building with brick walls. Single external door which appears to be made from sheet steel cladding off-cut. Single external window (material to be inserted). Steel and mesh secure 'cage to one side. (More to be added post internal inspection/survey once undertaken).
|Cadw Blg ID||Not listed (tbc)|
|Description||External - see above. Internal description to be added when surveyed.|
|Present use||July 2015: used as a paint store by Infrastructure Department(to be confirmed).|
|Previous use||Thermit welding equipment Store 19?? - 20?? Previous to this use as a (More to be added by other Festipedia contributors please.)|
|Condition||A survey of the current external and internal conditions is required. Damaged brickwork on one corner (see phototgraph) . Confirmation of duration of current use as a paint store is required.|
|Recent works||Unknown (details to be inserted).
|Urgent and Immediate Repairs required||External brickwork repair see above. Any internal repairs to be confirmed post internal inspection/survey.|
|Less urgent repairs||See under urgent. Internal repairs await internal survey.
|Improvements needed||To be considered post external and internal survey.
|Potential alternative uses||July 2015: unknown.|
- 49-85 Minffordd Yard: besides being a list of other buildings at Minffordd Yard, it might also contain more information about this one.