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Latitude: 52.758 / 52°45'28"N
Longitude: -3.9042 / 3°54'15"W
OS Eastings: 271595
OS Northings: 319523
OS Grid: SH715195
Mapcode National: GBR 60.Z62V
Mapcode Global: WH56H.0Y40
Entry Name: Awelon
Listing Date: 20 July 1995
Last Amended: 20 July 1995
Source ID: 16149
Building Class: Domestic
Location: Set back slightly at the junction of the A 496 and the A 470 onthe N side of the old Barmouth road; raised up on a rubble-walled terrace reached by slate steps.
Community: Llanelltyd (Llanelltud)
Traditional County: Merionethshire
L-shaped vernacular storied house probably of the second quarter C18 with early C19 alterations and additions forming a T-plan. Of rubble with a modern tiled roof and tall chimneys, the primary ones, 2 end-chimneys and a lateral chimney to the S arm, with moulded capping and weather coursing. The S range has a hipped roof and early C19 12-pane sash windows to ground and first floors; similar windows to the recessed C19 E wing. The entrance is to the W wing, via a modern conservatory; 12-pane glazed door with modern window above. To the W wall ofthe S wing, and occupying the position of a primary window, a 9-pane glazed door; small recessed 12-pane sash above. To the L of the lateral chimney, a small boarded cellar door with horizontal ventilation slits. Catslide extension to the rear witha modern upper dormer entrance to L; 4-pane leaded door and slatebridge access to banked garden. Lower basement court to L with modern tool-shed lean-to and stepped access from garden; modern door and leaded window.
Slate floor to entrance hall; plain early C19 straight-flight stair with stick balusters. Two C18 2-panel painted doors (raised and fielded panels). Wide, original oak floorboards to main rooms.
An C18 vernacular house with elegant late Georgian fenestration in a prominent road-side position.
Group value with the Toll House and the Old Post Office.
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