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Trefan

A Grade II Listed Building in Criccieth, Gwynedd

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.9171 / 52°55'1"N

Longitude: -4.2324 / 4°13'56"W

OS Eastings: 249995

OS Northings: 337848

OS Grid: SH499378

Mapcode National: GBR 5K.NBB9

Mapcode Global: WH44D.YYQ3

Entry Name: Trefan

Listing Date: 2 August 1949

Last Amended: 12 December 1994

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 15351

Building Class: Domestic

Location: Facing the open ground at the entrance to the castle, and forming a terrace with Nos 23-27.

County: Gwynedd

Community: Criccieth (Cricieth)

Community: Criccieth

Built-Up Area: Criccieth

Traditional County: Caernarfonshire

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History

House, probably c1700 in origin, though remodelled in the early C19.

Exterior

Originally a 2-unit plan, the central stair hall a C19 insertion. Roughly coursed and shaped boulder rubble in large blocks, modern slate roof with red tiled cresting and end wall stacks. Coped gable to right. Central entrance (with flat stone lintel over part-glazed doorway), and flanking 4-pane sash windows. Larger window to left with heavy stone lintel, serving principal room. The 3 upper windows are small 2-light casements below the eaves.

Reasons for Listing

A good example of a small vernacular town house which forms part of a significant group of older buildings close to Criccieth Castle.

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