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Y Bont

A Grade II Listed Building in Arthog, Gwynedd

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.7126 / 52°42'45"N

Longitude: -4.0057 / 4°0'20"W

OS Eastings: 264602

OS Northings: 314660

OS Grid: SH646146

Mapcode National: GBR 8W.20CY

Mapcode Global: WH56T.F2RR

Entry Name: Y Bont

Listing Date: 1 February 1995

Last Amended: 1 February 1995

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 15585

Building Class: Domestic

Location: On the roadside, slightly below the present road level, immediately to the NW of Bont Arthog.

County: Gwynedd

Community: Arthog

Community: Arthog

Traditional County: Merionethshire

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Exterior

2-storey 3-cottage terrace of 2 periods, the R section is c.1800 and appears to have originally extended to the R; raised and extended to L and truncated to R mid C19. Of whitened rubble with continuous medium-pitched slate roof and plain bargeboards to SW and NE gables. End and 2 further squat chimneys, all save that to R rendered. Irregular door and window arrangement: the central cottage has an entrance with single window to R; the flanking cottages have central entrances and flanking windows. Slightly recessed C19 boarded doors and contemporary 4-pane sash windows; 6 further, narrower windows to first floor, 2 per cottage. Adjoining the earlier No 3, to the R, a reduced single-storey unit, originally full-height and now with lean-to corrugated ironroof; recessed 4-panel door with small canted bay to R with plainglazing and iron roof. C20 catslide extension to this to R and arear lean-to extension to No 1.

Reasons for Listing

Listed as an early and mid C19 terrace retaining contemporary doors and fenestration in a prominent position.

Group value with Bont Arthog and St. Catherine's Church.

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