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Agricultural Range SW of Glyn Lledr.

A Grade II Listed Building in Dolwyddelan, Conwy

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Latitude: 53.0652 / 53°3'54"N

Longitude: -3.8227 / 3°49'21"W

OS Eastings: 277963

OS Northings: 353545

OS Grid: SH779535

Mapcode National: GBR 63.BV78

Mapcode Global: WH669.77Y0

Plus Code: 9C5R358G+3W

Entry Name: Agricultural Range SW of Glyn Lledr.

Listing Date: 17 February 1997

Last Amended: 17 February 1997

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 18251

Building Class: Agriculture and Subsistence

Location: Located at the end of a short track some 150m SW of Glyn Lledr, at the eastern boundary of the community; accessed via the Ty Mawr lane from the Pont-ar-Lledr.

County: Conwy

Community: Dolwyddelan

Community: Dolwyddelan

Locality: Pont Gethin

Traditional County: Caernarfonshire

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Late C18 barn with scratch date 1797; to this a stable addition was was added to the R (N) in 1821 by a Griffith Jones, as inscribed above the door. This range, and the associated cartshed, appear to have formed an agricultural complex for the nearby Glyn Lledr farm.


Rubble-built barn range with flush, continuously-roofed, storeyed stable addition to N; slate roof with tiled ridge and brick parapet to L gable. The earlier barn has opposing boarded central entrances with a scratched date, 1797, to the R on the E side. Further, smaller entrance to the R with stable door and exposed timber lintel; ventilation slit to far L and 3 further vents to the L gable. To the rear, a catslide projection at L with 2 small lights and a boarded entrance to the L return; brick parapets as before. The narrower stable block is flush to the front (E). Symmetrical 2-window storeyed block with central recessed, boarded door. Small-pane sash windows with upper glazing intact and slatted vents to the lower halves; projecting slate cills and large slatestone lintels. Above the entrance the date 1821 and inscribed: 'Griffith Jones'. Reduced, slatted loft door to R gable.


The interior was not available for inspection at the time of survey (10/96).

Reasons for Listing

Included for its special interest as a dated C18 and C19 agricultural complex.

Group value with other listed items SW of Glyn Lledr.

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Other nearby listed buildings

  • II Carthouse SW of Glyn Lledr
    Located at the end of a short track some 150m SW of Glyn Lledr, at the eastern boundary of the community; accessed via the Ty Mawr lane from the Pont-ar-Lledr. The carthouse is immediately S of the ag
  • II* Pont Gethin
    Spanning the Lledr valley dramatically at the western boundary of the community with that of Betws-y-Coed and spanning the A 470 Llanrwst to Dolwyddelan road; partly in Betws-y-Coed community.
  • II Bwlch-y-Maen
    Reached via drive branching off forest track at SH 782 527.
  • II* Fedw Deg Old Farmhouse
    Above Lledr valley reached from forest track at SH 798 539 (near Tan-yr-allt) taking first L and then first R turnings.
  • II Llanerch Elsi
    Located some 200m SE of Llyn Elsi within the forestry land approximately 2.5km SW of Bettws-y-Coed; accessed via a series of forestry tracks leading SE from the A 5, 500m E of the Swallow Falls Hotel,
  • II* Ty Mawr
    At head of Wybrnant Valley approx 2.5 km NW of Penmachno. Best reached via signposted minor road branching N off Penmachno-Glasgwm road approx 700m W of Penmachno village centre.

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