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Pont-y-Mwynwr

A Grade II Listed Building in Llanferres, Denbighshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.1409 / 53°8'27"N

Longitude: -3.208 / 3°12'28"W

OS Eastings: 319291

OS Northings: 361096

OS Grid: SJ192610

Mapcode National: GBR 6X.617C

Mapcode Global: WH77B.P9LZ

Entry Name: Pont-y-Mwynwr

Listing Date: 16 October 1995

Last Amended: 16 October 1995

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 16446

Building Class: Domestic

Location: Situated 0.9 km W of Maeshafn close to a bridge over the River Alyn, set back off the road. Reached along a by road E off A494 towards Maeshafn; NE of Llanferres.

County: Denbighshire

Community: Llanferres

Community: Llanferres

Locality: Maeshafen

Traditional County: Denbighshire

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History

Built as a mine agents house, probably early C19 following the reopening of the mine in 1823.

Exterior

Tudor Gothic Revival style with good detailing. Ashlar, slate roof. 2-storey 4-bay with two projecting gabled bays that to left battered, that to centre a storeyed porch bay. To left of this a later C19 bay window. Windows have stilted hoodmoulds and are generally 12 and 16-pane sashes. Pointed arched entrance with hood mould. Painted rendered left hand return elevation, some rear elements have slate hanging.

Interior

Stair with open string of early C19 appearance, Ruabon tiled floor of late C19.

Full inspection not possible at time of 1995 survey.

Reasons for Listing

Listed as a good example of an early C19 house and for association with the local mining industry.

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