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Latitude: 53.1514 / 53°9'4"N
Longitude: -3.8378 / 3°50'16"W
OS Eastings: 277196
OS Northings: 363159
OS Grid: SH771631
Mapcode National: GBR 62.5J72
Mapcode Global: WH65X.01RX
Entry Name: Chaff mill and carthouse at Cwmannog
Listing Date: 30 May 1996
Last Amended: 30 May 1996
Source ID: 16934
Building Class: Industrial
Location: Located on the roadside 50m SW of Cwmannog farmhouse and set against a hill-slope to the rear.
Traditional County: Caernarfonshire
Late C18 or early C19 chaff mill and carthouse building. Of two adjoining sections, the 2-storey chaff mill, to the L, of rubble construction with old slated roof. The single-storey carthouse section is flush with this, though the roof is slightly stepped down; construction as before with small slates to roof and a boulder plinth. The mill section has a single square window opening to the centre with 2 similar windows flanking above, beneath the eaves; pegged wooden frames and internal boarded shutters. To the L a large, later C19 rubble buttress. Large overshot waterwheel to L gable end, of iron and timber construction. Central upper entrance with catslide dormer roof to rear; boarded door. Plain entrance to L on road-facing face of carthouse; large, plain cart entrance to R gable end.
2-bay roof to mill section with crude collar truss. Late C19/early C20 chaff cutter by Bamford in situ on upper floor operated by both mill wheel and manually.
Included for group value with other listed items at Cwmannog.
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