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Latitude: 52.7499 / 52°44'59"N
Longitude: -4.7994 / 4°47'57"W
OS Eastings: 211159
OS Northings: 320590
OS Grid: SH111205
Mapcode National: GBR GPJF.GC1
Mapcode Global: WH33Z.74TQ
Entry Name: 'New Keepers' Quarters' at Bardsey Lighthouse
Listing Date: 19 October 1971
Last Amended: 26 June 1998
Source ID: 17924
Building Class: Domestic
Location: SE of the lighthouse, within the walled enclosure which surrounds it.
Locality: Yr Enlli / Bardsey Island
Traditional County: Caernarfonshire
Additional accommodation for lighthouse keepers, probably built c1873 (the date when the optical equiment was changed), and to a standard Trinity house design. Visible in John Thomas photograph of 1886.
Lighthouse keepers' quarters. Whitewashed render over stone; hipped slate roof, with two axial stacks painted black. Doorways central in each gable end, with flanking windows. These, and the 3 W-facing windows, have wood-mullioned and transomed lights. Grouped windows of 1 and 2 lights in the E-facing elevation.
Internal plan has central corridor with living rooms opening off it.
Part of a coherent group of buildings associated with the lighthouse, and an intact example of the later C19 type of accommodation provided by Trinity House.
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