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The Ponsonby Arms PH

A Grade II Listed Building in Llangollen, Denbighshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.9708 / 52°58'14"N

Longitude: -3.1676 / 3°10'3"W

OS Eastings: 321686

OS Northings: 342131

OS Grid: SJ216421

Mapcode National: GBR 6Y.JYWP

Mapcode Global: WH784.9LWC

Entry Name: The Ponsonby Arms PH

Listing Date: 22 December 1989

Last Amended: 22 December 1989

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 1195

Building Class: Commercial

Location: At roadside on the eastern edge of the town; detached. River Dee below to rear; the railway line also formerly ran to rear.

County: Denbighshire

Community: Llangollen

Community: Llangollen

Built-Up Area: Llangollen

Traditional County: Denbighshire

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History

Early to mid C19 (shown on 1844 Tithe Map). The gardens to the rear were the site of the first Llangollen Eisteddfod.

Exterior

2-storey 4-window painted pebbledash front with plinth, pilaster strips and deep bands above each floor; brick chimney stacks to the rear. 9 and 12-pane sash windows; additional window inserted to right of entrance; boarded door with bracketed hood.

Broader parallel range to rear with similar detail. Splayed oriels to 1st floor and small pane sash above and below. Modern range to left side.

Reasons for Listing

Group value with Dee Villa.

Other nearby listed buildings

  • II Dee Villa
    Set below the road on the eastern edge of the town; River Dee and line of old railway below to rear.
  • II Seventh Heaven
    At the end of a long run of listed items almost opposite the junction with Chapel Street. The cottages opposite the Hand Hotel formerly adjoined to right.
  • II No.23 Bridge Street,,,,,clwyd,
    Detached to left; set into line of street frontages.
  • II No.21 Bridge Street,,,,,clwyd,
    Detached to left; set into line of street frontages.
  • II No.19 Bridge Street,,,,,clwyd,
    Detached group midway along the street.
  • II The Nook
    Detached group midway along the street.
  • II Siambr Wen
    Set back from the road above the Llangollen Canal; faces SW across the town.
  • II Village Pine
    Detached group midway along the street

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