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Grianllyn Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Mochdre, Conwy

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Latitude: 53.2813 / 53°16'52"N

Longitude: -3.7581 / 3°45'29"W

OS Eastings: 282879

OS Northings: 377478

OS Grid: SH828774

Mapcode National: GBR 2Z6H.5G

Mapcode Global: WH655.7SPC

Plus Code: 9C5R76JR+GQ

Entry Name: Grianllyn Farmhouse

Listing Date: 9 September 1994

Last Amended: 9 September 1994

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 14842

Building Class: Domestic

Location: Faces away from the road which separates the house from the farmyard, approx 1km from the centre of Mochdre.

County: Conwy

Community: Mochdre

Community: Mochdre

Traditional County: Denbighshire

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Probably mid C18, though later raised in height with the addition of an upper storey. 3 storeys to front, one storey with attic to rear. 3-window range with central entrance. 16-pane sash windows on each floor, and 2 dormer windows in the roof. Long outshut to rear (largely the result of alterations probably carried out at some time in the C19) has side entrance apparently giving access to separate labourers’ accommodation, and central door and inserted dormer windows in the rear. Curved bressumer to gable-end fireplace and heavy, chamfered axial beams inside.

Reasons for Listing

A good example of a vernacular farmhouse which forms part of a group with the barn at Grianllyn.

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Other nearby listed buildings

  • II Barn at Grianllyn Farm (W side)
    Forms the boundary of the farmyard, parallel to the road and opposite Grianllyn Farmhouse.
  • II Highlands
    Close to the junction with Llanrwst Road.
  • II Dyffryn Cottage
    Set back from the E side of the road, opposite the junction with Station Road.
  • II Cefn Garlleg Farmhouse
    Located some 3km NE of Llansanffraid Glan Conwy on a slightly elevated site; accessed via a long track leading N from a minor road running SE ultimately from the A 547 near Bryn Eisteddfod to meet the
  • II Tan yr Allt Isaf
    Set back from the road near its junction with Tan yr Allt Avenue.
  • II Bryn Egwys
    On the corner with Mochdre Road, c100m N of the Church.
  • II Christ Church Vicarage
    Opposite Christ Church.
  • II* Christ Church
    Forms the focal point of the small hillside hamlet of Bryn y Maen, approx 3km S of the town.

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