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Former SW wing of Bodfasarn

A Grade II Listed Building in Clynnog, Gwynedd

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.0203 / 53°1'13"N

Longitude: -4.3655 / 4°21'55"W

OS Eastings: 241429

OS Northings: 349617

OS Grid: SH414496

Mapcode National: GBR 5D.FN0Z

Mapcode Global: WH43Y.XBCX

Entry Name: Former SW wing of Bodfasarn

Listing Date: 29 May 1968

Last Amended: 15 September 1999

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 3763

Building Class: Domestic

Location: The building is attached to the SW gable end of Bodfasarn, facing the main road.

County: Gwynedd

Community: Clynnog

Community: Clynnog

Locality: Clynnog-fawr

Traditional County: Caernarfonshire

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History

The structure, which is probably of the C18, was formerly the stables attached to the SW gable end of Bodfasarn, and was converted to a butcher's shop of Hugh Jones. It is now a service adjunct to the main house.

Exterior

Built of large rubble stone independently of the house to which it is attached, with an old small slate roof. One storey and attic, 2 bays. Modern paned window and boarded door to the former shopfront, with vertical boarding above. Small 4-paned casement window to the ground floor, with a cambered stone arch, and a deeply set small 4-pane window directly under the eaves lighting the attic. External stone steps on the gable end rise by 7 steps to an external porch with a projecting slab canopy.

Interior

Said by RCAHMW to have a pegged collar beam truss.

Reasons for Listing

Included as a part of Bodfasarn, of group value with this house and other structures in the centre of Clynnog village.

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Other nearby listed buildings

  • II Bodfasarn
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  • II Sundial in the churchyard of the Church of St Beuno
    The sundial now stands in the churchyard approximately 3m from the SW corner of the Chapel of St Beuno.
  • II Bod Cybi
    The house is one of a row of cottages overlooking the churchyard at the centre of the village.
  • I Church of St Beuno, with attached Chapel of St Beuno
    The parish church is set close to the main Caernarfon to Pwllheli road, in a large graveyard which slopes gently to the N. The chapel stands on the S side of the tower.
  • II Tomb of Eben Fardd
    The tomb is set in the churchyard on the NE side of the church, close to the gable of the N vestry.
  • II Lychgate to the churchyard of the Church of St Beuno
    The lychgate opens directly off the main road at the centre of the village, and leads into the W corner of the churchyard opposite the E end of the chancel.
  • II The Court House
    The house is immediately outside NE side of the churchyard, facing towards the church.
  • II Post Office
    The shop is set on a cut-off section of the main road, SW of the Coach Inn, and on the corner of a minor road into the hills at the rear.

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