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Barn at Ffridd-Ddu

A Grade II Listed Building in Llanelltyd, Gwynedd

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Latitude: 52.7661 / 52°45'57"N

Longitude: -3.9869 / 3°59'12"W

OS Eastings: 266041

OS Northings: 320568

OS Grid: SH660205

Mapcode National: GBR 5W.YXNT

Mapcode Global: WH56F.QQPV

Plus Code: 9C4RQ287+C7

Entry Name: Barn at Ffridd-Ddu

Listing Date: 20 July 1995

Last Amended: 20 July 1995

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 16158

Building Class: Agriculture and Subsistence

Location: Located immediately S of Ffridd-ddu.

County: Gwynedd

Community: Llanelltyd (Llanelltud)

Community: Llanelltyd

Locality: Cae Hir

Traditional County: Merionethshire

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Late C16/early C17


Rubble-built barn on pronounced boulder foundations; stone-coped and crudely kneelered gable parapets and old slate roof. 2 entrances to the S side, that to the R lower and both with projecting stone lintels. Upper loading bay to E gable with stone-stepped access and lintel as before. Adjoining to the N a later catslide piggery with N and W entrances and an L-shaped pen wall to the N.


2-bay roof with upper cruck truss with tie beam; rough stopped-chamfered detail. The remainder of the roof is C20 .

Reasons for Listing

Included for group value with Ffridd-ddu.

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  • II Ffridd-Ddu
    Located approximately 2km NW of Bontddu in an upland situation on the banks of the Hirgwm and immediately N of the Pont Ffridd-ddu; accessed via a track leading NW from a metalled lane running NW from
  • II Milestone
    Located at the junction of 2 paths some 150m uphill from the end of the metalled road from Bontddu.
  • II Byre Range at Cae Hir
    Located immediately NW of Cae Hir farmhouse and oriented E-Wagainst a gentle incline.
  • II Barn at Cae Hir
    Located immediately to the E of Cae Hir farmhouse and at right-angles with it.
  • II Cae Hir Farmhouse (including attached Byre)
    Located approximately 2km NE of Bontddu on an upland site 250m W of Hirgwm; accessed via a short track running SW of a narrow metalled road leading up from Bontddu.
  • II Former Dwelling immediately to S of Hendre Forion
    Located approximately 2km NW of Bontddu and immediately N of Pont Hirgwm; on a bend in a metalled lane running N from Bontddu.

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