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Latitude: 52.8536 / 52°51'12"N
Longitude: -4.7174 / 4°43'2"W
OS Eastings: 217125
OS Northings: 331911
OS Grid: SH171319
Mapcode National: GBR GPQ4.XKL
Mapcode Global: WH33F.HJTR
Entry Name: Penyborth
Listing Date: 26 June 1998
Last Amended: 26 June 1998
Source ID: 20005
Building Class: Domestic
Location: Situated just above Porth Ferin cove approached by lane and track of about 1 km from Ty-Hen on Carreg to Llangwnadl road.
Traditional County: Caernarfonshire
Small croglofft cottage and attached outbuilding probably early C19, unusual in having only one window to front. Marked on 1840 Bodferin Tithe Map as Penrallt owned by the Carreg estate occupied by Richard Williams. Penyporth was then the name of fields nearby owned by Sir Robert W Vaughan Bt, also occupied by Richard Williams. Later owned by the Penrhyn estate.
Cottage with outbuilding in line. Cottage is whitewashed rubble stone with grouted slate roof and roughcast end stacks with driptsones. Left stack is on ridge between house and outbuilding to left. Single storey, with just one small window to right and ledged door to centre. Slab lintels. Rendered right end wall and rendered rear with 2 small windows. Rubble stone, slate-roofed outbuilding, possible byre, to left with 2 full-height doors.
Included as a good example of a small croglofft cottage and byre range, of a type characteristic of the region.
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