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Kitchen Garden Walls (including glasshouses) at Bryn Eisteddfod

A Grade II Listed Building in Llansanffraid Glan Conwy, Conwy

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Latitude: 53.2757 / 53°16'32"N

Longitude: -3.7908 / 3°47'26"W

OS Eastings: 280684

OS Northings: 376906

OS Grid: SH806769

Mapcode National: GBR 1ZZK.3G

Mapcode Global: WH654.RX1P

Plus Code: 9C5R76G5+7M

Entry Name: Kitchen Garden Walls (including glasshouses) at Bryn Eisteddfod

Listing Date: 5 January 1996

Last Amended: 5 January 1996

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 17037

Building Class: Domestic

ID on this website: 300017037

Location: Bounding the lower drive of Bryn Eisteddfod to the N, the service court to the S and the B5381 to the E.

County: Conwy

Community: Llansanffraid Glan Conwy

Community: Llansanffraid Glan Conwy

Locality: Bryn Eisteddfod

Built-Up Area: Llansanffraid Glan Conwy

Traditional County: Denbighshire

Tagged with: Kitchen garden

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C18 and C19 kitchen garden walls, particularly imposing where they border the road. The walls enclose a rectangular area and adjoin the brick carthouse to the rear and to the R. Of 2 sections, those associated with these buildings represent a C19 addition to the earlier (and larger) primary square enclosure; in essence this is of the 1760s and relates to the Jones' new house. The earlier and later sections are linked by a rubble dividing wall; the later section is of rubble, the earlier (typically) of rubble faced internally with brick. The walls have been raised on the N and E (road-facing) sides; In the former section, an 1830s Tudor-arched, chamfered entrance with boarded door. At the corner of the N and E walls, is a blind, chamfered slit-light. Stepped-down to the R, the wall continues to bound the road; here at the continuation, a plain boarded door. The wall slopes down to continue as a plain-railed dwarf wall. The lower S side has a raised, arched entrance to the centre with a boarded, part-latticed door. C20 double gates at the SW corner.

Towards the NE corner, 3 late C19 and early C20 glasshouses; of red brick and timber construction with multi-pane glazing. The central one has wooden ball finials to its gables and has a longer S pitch with raised plinth to the N. That to the R is a long lean-to type, built against the E wall.

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Included for group value with other listed items at Bryn Eisteddfod.

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