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Hafod

A Grade II Listed Building in Bro Garmon, Conwy

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.1093 / 53°6'33"N

Longitude: -3.7834 / 3°47'0"W

OS Eastings: 280714

OS Northings: 358389

OS Grid: SH807583

Mapcode National: GBR 64.85FX

Mapcode Global: WH663.V3KN

Entry Name: Hafod

Listing Date: 11 August 1997

Last Amended: 11 August 1997

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 18775

Building Class: Domestic

Location: Located immediately to the W of, and slightly below, the A470 from Llanrwst to Betws-y-Coed; behind low rubble forecourt walls, facing a small garden.

County: Conwy

Community: Bro Garmon

Community: Bro Garmon

Locality: A470

Traditional County: Denbighshire

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History

Early C18 one-and-a-half storey end-chimney farmhouse with contemporary outshut to rear. Extended to L and cosmetically altered second-half C19.

Exterior

One-and-a-half storey farmhouse of whitened rubble on part boulder foundations; slate roof with plain rubble chimneys (unwhitened). Off-centre (L) entrance to primary section, via late C19 gabled, wooden, porch; this with segmental arch, decorative framing to gable and cross-windows to sides, panelled door and wooden frame. Plain Victorian flanking sashes to ground floor with three 12-pane sashes to dormer floor above; the two to the R are contained within a shared catslide dormer, that to the L has a gabled dormer. Flush, continuously-roofed Victorian extension to L, with further sashes in shared dormer, as before; plain boarded entrance to ground floor and 16-pane casement to L. Beyond, a contemporary lean-to addition with boarded entrance to front. Primary catslide extension to rear of original section, with boarded door to N gable end. Small C19 4-pane windows to S return and rear of C19 addition; brick chimney to lean-to.

Interior

This was not inspected at the time of survey (2/97).

Reasons for Listing

Included for its special interest as a farmhouse of C18 origin and for group value with other listed items at Hafod.

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Other nearby listed buildings

  • II Carthouse at Hafod
    Immediately W and to the rear of Hafod farmhouse.
  • II Agricultural Range at Hafod
    Located immediately NW of Hafod farmhouse.
  • II* Cilcennus
    Set back from the main road in a prominent raised position on a hill slope; accessed from a lane running SE from the A470 to Capel Garmon.
  • II Agricultural Range at Cilcennus
    Located immediately to the SE of Cilcennus farmhouse and raised up very slightly above it.
  • II Former Stable Block S of Hendre Wen
    Located diagonally opposite Hendre Wen farmhouse, with a C19 byre range adjoining to the S.
  • II* Hendre Wen
    Set back from the main Llanrwst to Betws-y-Coed road at the western border of the community and accessed via its own farm track running W from the road; facing a farmyard to the S, behind low rubble f
  • II Hendre House
    Strikingly located on a wooded slope on the E side of the Conwy valley; accessed via a long wooded drive leading S from an unclassified upper lane running parallel with the A470 and running SE towards
  • II Agricultural Range at Hendre House.
    Located immediately S of the stable block behind Hendre House.

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