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Latitude: 52.717 / 52°43'1"N
Longitude: -3.9341 / 3°56'2"W
OS Eastings: 269451
OS Northings: 315015
OS Grid: SH694150
Mapcode National: GBR 8Z.1S0Q
Mapcode Global: WH56N.JYTY
Entry Name: Dyffrydan
Listing Date: 1 February 1995
Last Amended: 1 February 1995
Source ID: 15613
Building Class: Domestic
Location: Set back from the Ffordd Ddu 0.5Km W of the Pont Dyffrydan; reached via a short farm track and located on a rubble-walled terrace.
Locality: Pont Dyffrydan
Traditional County: Merionethshire
A square, mid C19 cottage of 2 storeys plus partial basement. Rubble construction with old small-slate roof; remains of rough-cast to W gable. Tall central stack with plain banding andcapping and weather coursing. Near-symmetrical 2-window main (N)front; to the L a 20-pane near-flush contemporary sash window with, above, a similar 10-pane horizontal window. To the R a 16-pane window with an 8-pane above; projecting stone cills. Beneath the ground-floor window, a plain boarded entrance with slate-stepped access down from L, currently without door. Adjoining to L, stepped-down and set back, a single-storey contemporary porch with weather coursing at the intersection with E gable of main block. Construction as before. Entrance to L with contemporary boarded door. C20 window to E gable face. Adjoining to rear a later rubble wash-house with corrugated iron catslide roof; recessed entrance with boarded door to E face and squat chimney to SE corner. Slate-coped parapet to short W wall,projecting beyond the line of the main block and also to N where the addition projects E-wards beyond the line of the porch block.
Plain boarded ceilings to L ground-floor room; contemporary boxed-in stair and plain fireplace with stone lintel.
Listed for its special interest as a centralised mid C19 cottage retaining much of its historic character.
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