History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Cefn-y-coed-uchaf

A Grade II Listed Building in Bontnewydd, Gwynedd

We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?

Upload Photo »

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »

Coordinates

Latitude: 53.123 / 53°7'22"N

Longitude: -4.2925 / 4°17'32"W

OS Eastings: 246693

OS Northings: 360875

OS Grid: SH466608

Mapcode National: GBR 5H.77RG

Mapcode Global: WH43F.1R7R

Entry Name: Cefn-y-coed-uchaf

Listing Date: 29 July 1997

Last Amended: 29 July 1997

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 18622

Building Class: Domestic

Location: Situated at the end of a minor road some 850m NNE of the church in Llanfaglan.

County: Gwynedd

Town: Caernarfon

Community: Bontnewydd

Community: Bontnewydd

Locality: Llanfaglan

Traditional County: Caernarfonshire

Find accommodation in
Llanwnda

History

Early C19 farmhouse, originally and latterly part of the Cefn-y-coed estate. The Llanfaglan Tithe Map of 1843 shows a property of approximately 7 acres (2.8ha), occupied by Henry Jones and owned by Gwilym Lloyd Wardle.

Exterior

Rubble stone of rough boulders, with slate close-eaved roof and stone end stacks, larger to left. Two storey, three-window range, offset to right. Twelve-pane sashes with slate lintels and centre boarded door with 4-pane overlight. Added rendered lean-to on left end wall. Rear two windows to first floor centre and right, very small window to ground floor left. Single-storey wing to right, rubble stone walls, slate roof and end stone stack, raised in brick. Twelve-pane window and boarded door.

Interior

Not inspected but said to have heavily beamed ceiling and inglenook fireplace.

Reasons for Listing

Included as a well-preserved example of a substantial early C19 vernacular farmhouse of the region.

Recommended Books

Other nearby listed buildings

  • II Cefn-y-coed
    Situated to the N of Llanfaglan, some 450m from the minor road running NE from Llanfaglan to Caernarfon.
  • II Free Holder
    Amidst farmland W of the cross roads at Llanfaglan
  • II Lychgate, stable and churchyard wall of the Church of Saint Baglan.
    Situated NW of Llanfaglan, in an isolated situation in a field some 150m E of the minor road which runs N - S along the edge of the Afon Gwyrfai estuary.
  • I Church of St Baglan
    Situated NW of Llanfaglan, in an isolated situation in a field some 150m E of the minor road which runs N - S along the edge of the Afon Gwyrfai estuary.
  • II Glanrafon Fawr
    Located at the end of a track approximately 250m SE from the minor road from Llanfaglan to Saron.
  • II Lime kiln NE of Llanfaglan
    Located NE of Llanfaglan and just E of the minor road which runs N - S along the edge of the Afon Gwyrfai estuary.
  • II Coed Helen
    In its own grounds (Coed Helen Caravan Park) and reached by a drive on the W side of Coed Helen Lane.
  • II Pont Faen (partly in Llanwnda community)
    Carrying the minor road from Llanfaglan to Saron across the Afon Gwyrfai approximately 1km SW of Llanfaglan.

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.