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Former House and Byre at Dol-y-Mur Goch

A Grade II Listed Building in Dolwyddelan, Conwy

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.0622 / 53°3'43"N

Longitude: -3.8657 / 3°51'56"W

OS Eastings: 275070

OS Northings: 353286

OS Grid: SH750532

Mapcode National: GBR 61.C3FR

Mapcode Global: WH554.L9D9

Entry Name: Former House and Byre at Dol-y-Mur Goch

Listing Date: 17 February 1997

Last Amended: 17 February 1997

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 18249

Building Class: Domestic

Location: Set into the slope of a rise, facing the railway some 500m SW of the Pont-y-Pant railway station; immediately to the SE of Dol-y-Mur Goch, with the lane running behind it. Accessed via a metalled lan

County: Conwy

Community: Dolwyddelan

Community: Dolwyddelan

Locality: Brynmoel

Traditional County: Caernarfonshire

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Exterior

C18 single-storey house-and-byre; of whitened rubble on a part-boulder plinth. Squat chimney to L gable with plain capping and built-up louvre; slate roof. Modern boarded door to domestic section (L), with original small window openings flanking; 4 and 2-pane C19 sashes, boarded and fragmentary. To the R, the Byre entrance with chamfered lintel; currently doorless. Further boarded stable door to R gable.

Interior

2-bay domestic section with large inglenook fireplace to L with huge oak bressummer; poorly-scantled collar truss. 2-bay byre section as before, with purlins replaced.

Reasons for Listing

Listed for its special interest as an C18 house-and-byre.

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    Set against a low rock outcrop approximately 750m SW of the Lledr railway station on the S side of the river; accessed via a long metalled track running SW from the Pont-y-Pant.
  • II Former Dairy-house at Bryn Mwllach
    Located some 100m SE of, and behind Bryn Mwllach, set against a rock outcrop by a stream.
  • II Bryn-moel
    Located approximately 1.5km NE of Dolwyddelan village, reached off the NW side of the main Llanrwst to Blaenau Ffestiniog road (A 470); accessed via a part-metalled lane.
  • II Bridge and Causeway to Former Quarry at Chwarel-y-Fedw.
    Located some 1500m NE of Dolwyddelan village, between the main road (A 470) and the railway track, on the SE bank of the river Lledr.
  • II Ty Capel Moriah
    Adjoining the chapel flush to the rear (N).
  • II Moriah Calvinistic Methodist Chapel
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  • II Capel Isaf
    At right-angles to the street immediately beyond Pont-y-Llan and overlooking the railway station to the N.
  • II Ty Capel Isaf
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