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Cleifiog Fawr

A Grade II Listed Building in Valley, Isle of Anglesey

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Latitude: 53.2901 / 53°17'24"N

Longitude: -4.558 / 4°33'28"W

OS Eastings: 229592

OS Northings: 380062

OS Grid: SH295800

Mapcode National: GBR HN30.BWN

Mapcode Global: WH42H.YKPM

Entry Name: Cleifiog Fawr

Listing Date: 19 January 1998

Last Amended: 19 January 1998

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 19234

Building Class: Domestic

Location: Set back from the SE side of Gorad Road, c750m NE of Valley.

County: Isle of Anglesey

Community: Valley (Y Fali)

Community: Valley

Traditional County: Anglesey

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Probably built early C19, following the purchase of property in the area by the Baron Hill estate in 1813. Earliest records of the farmstead under this name date from 1730-40.


A 2-storey 3-window farmhouse with one-and-a-half-storey, 2-window service wing at left (N) end and an added lofted cartshed/granary at right (S). Walls are of rubble masonry, front face rendered, rear with widely slobbered mortar. Roof of small slates, with stone coping and rendered gable stacks, extended with brick and rendered capping. Windows are slightly recessed sashes; main part with hornless sash windows with glazing bars to upper storey windows, 4-pane sash to ground floor; doorway offset to left (N) with mid-storey window to its right. Rear sash windows with margin panes. Service wing with doorway to right (S), large 6-pane sash to left and small-paned fixed light set under the eaves between.

Reasons for Listing

Included as an example of an early C19 vernacular farmhouse, retaining much character and many original features.

Other nearby listed buildings

  • II Milestone
    On the NE side of the A5 through Valley, directly opposite the Stanley Hospital.
  • II Valley Railway Station Main Building
    At the S end of Valley, on the 'up' platform immediately NW of the level crossing over the B4545.
  • II Valley Station Signal Box
    Located at the S end of Valley, directly NW of the level crossing on the B4545.
  • II Pencaledog
    Located W of Caergeiliog, on the N side of the A5. Former farmstead with buildings in a parallel range, with the house being to the W. To the E is a 2-storey former bakehouse, built of similar mater
  • II Stanley Embankment
    Spanning the strait between the main island, N of Valley, and Holyhead Island.
  • II Pont Traeth Cleifiog (partly in Llanfair-yn-Neubwll Community)
    Located c0.5km S of Valley, spanning the estuary to link Valley and Llanfair yn Neubwll by road.
  • II Pont Traeth Cleifiog (partly in Valley Community)
    Located c0.5km S of Valley, spanning the estuary between Llanfair-yn-neubwll and Valley communities by road.
  • II Milestone
    Located on the N side of the A5(T), Holyhead Road. NW of Caergeiliog Tollhouse, at the NW end of the village of Caergeiliog.

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