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Coach House and Stables at Plas Gelliwig

A Grade II Listed Building in Botwnnog, Gwynedd

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Latitude: 52.841 / 52°50'27"N

Longitude: -4.5883 / 4°35'17"W

OS Eastings: 225768

OS Northings: 330188

OS Grid: SH257301

Mapcode National: GBR 53.T1WT

Mapcode Global: WH44M.HVBF

Entry Name: Coach House and Stables at Plas Gelliwig

Listing Date: 11 February 1998

Last Amended: 11 February 1998

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 19331

Building Class: Domestic

Location: On the N side of a yard located some 50m S of Plas Gelliwig which includes a circular stone pond with central pillar (said to be the remains of a former dovecote) in middle.

County: Gwynedd

Town: Pwllheli

Community: Botwnnog

Community: Botwnnog

Traditional County: Caernarfonshire

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Earlier C19 coach house and stable block.


Two-storey range. Uncoursed rubble stone; slate roof with two small skylights to S. Gable to W has a rectangular bellcote, rectangular opening capped by a stone lintel (bell removed), and external stone stair with wrought iron rail. Boarded loft door. S front has large off-centre coach house entry; double doors, three-centred arch with stone voussoirs. To left, cartshed opening with flat head (C20 steel lintel). To right, doorway with a depressed arch, stone voussoirs, and boarded door; then a metal casement window with delicate hexagonal-paned glazing. Similar window in centre of upper storey has one light boarded up.

Reasons for Listing

A particularly well-composed coach house range which despite alterations still retains much of its original architectural detail.

Other nearby listed buildings

  • II Plas Gelliwig
    In an extensive wooded garden, now partly overgrown, some 1.5 miles SW of Botwnnog village, reached along a lane which runs S off the minor road.
  • II Pont Rhyd-goch
    Bridge over the River Soch, on the outskirts of Botwnnog village on the minor road leading W past Plas Coch.
  • II Church of St Gwyninin
    1.69km S of Botwnnog village,to the E of the minor road, in a small churchyard which has several C19 tomb-chests and is enclosed by a wall with horizontal railings.
  • II Bridge at Trewen
    Bridge over the River Soch, on the outskirts of Botwnnog village in open meadows on the W side of the minor road leading S to Llandegwning.
  • II Efail Pont y Gof
    N of the roadside next to a bend in the B4413 road at the W end of Botwnnog village.
  • II Old School
    To S of St Beuno's Church against churchyard
  • II Church of St Beuno
    Next to the school at the N end of Botwnnog village on the E side of the minor road, in a walled and gated burial ground.
  • II Penrallt Neigwl
    Situated E of the Rhiw upland, in the flat plain behind Porth Neigwl, on N side of road to Rhiw.

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