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Pen-y-bont Cottages

A Grade II Listed Building in Corris, Gwynedd

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.6008 / 52°36'2"N

Longitude: -3.8561 / 3°51'22"W

OS Eastings: 274386

OS Northings: 301954

OS Grid: SH743019

Mapcode National: GBR 92.976T

Mapcode Global: WH578.QWYJ

Entry Name: Pen-y-bont Cottages

Listing Date: 18 July 1990

Last Amended: 3 March 2000

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 5233

Building Class: Domestic

Location: On the N bridgehead of the Pont-ar-Ddyfi facing S across the river towards Machynlleth.

County: Gwynedd

Town: Machynlleth

Community: Corris

Community: Corris

Locality: Pantperthog

Traditional County: Merionethshire

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History

The cottages were probably built at various periods from the early-mid C19, with later alterations.

Exterior

No 1 is at the W end of the row. Two broad bays, the left bay slightly outset and containing a boarded door and 4-pane unhorned sash windows on each floor. former door in W gable end now a window. The corner angle is painted black as are the architraves to the openings. Stone stack on the party wall, and a later blue-brick stack on the gable end.

Reasons for Listing

Included as a good group of traditional cottages in vernacular style of the early C19, in an important and conspicuous location by the bridgehead.

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