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Old Cottage at Penamen House

A Grade II Listed Building in Dolgellau, Gwynedd

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Latitude: 52.7458 / 52°44'44"N

Longitude: -3.9422 / 3°56'31"W

OS Eastings: 268993

OS Northings: 318231

OS Grid: SH689182

Mapcode National: GBR 8Y.040G

Mapcode Global: WH56N.D7ZV

Plus Code: 9C4RP3W5+84

Entry Name: Old Cottage at Penamen House

Listing Date: 19 June 1990

Last Amended: 19 June 1990

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 5171

Building Class: Domestic

Location: Situated immediately below the A493 to the SE of Penmaen house.

County: Gwynedd

Community: Dolgellau

Community: Dolgellau

Traditional County: Merionethshire

Tagged with: Cottage

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Three window, l storey cottage. Rubble masonry, formerly whitewashed. Steeply pitched quarry slate roof laid to diminishing courses, plain eaves, raking gable parapets. Tall, square stone stacks, water tabling.
Three gabled dormers, timber gablets, rubble cheeks, laced valleys, close verges. 2 light casement windows. Central doorway, stone lintel, plank door. Flanking windows, stone lintels, vertically paned Victorian sash windows. Interior may be of interest.

Reasons for Listing

Good, unaltered example of the local Cl8 vernacular.

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