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Gallt-y-beren

A Grade II Listed Building in Buan, Gwynedd

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.8878 / 52°53'15"N

Longitude: -4.4968 / 4°29'48"W

OS Eastings: 232108

OS Northings: 335177

OS Grid: SH321351

Mapcode National: GBR 57.Q03Y

Mapcode Global: WH44G.WPT1

Entry Name: Gallt-y-beren

Listing Date: 15 July 1998

Last Amended: 15 July 1998

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 20138

Building Class: Domestic

Location: Situated some 100m N of the B4415 road, and some 700m NW of the village of Rhydyclafdy.

County: Gwynedd

Town: Pwllheli

Community: Buan

Community: Buan

Locality: Rhydyclafdy

Traditional County: Caernarfonshire

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History

C18 farmhouse remodelled into small late Georgian gentry house in earlier C19. Marked on OS drawings of 1816-19. Tithe returns for 1841 record the owner as Hugh Roberts Esq. Deeds of 1873 said to record the owner as John T Jones owner of a gold mine in California. Said to have been part of the Madryn Estate.

Exterior

Small country house. Unpainted roughcast with slate hipped roof and two roughcast stacks at ridge ends. Yellow crested chimney-pots. Two storeys with formal three-window front unusually on the right end wall, 12-pane hornless sashes, close spaced, and larger on ground floor. Long SW front has C20 glazed door in centre in ornate flat-roofed trellised porch with pointed arch and intricate intersecting diagonals and verticals. 16-pane hornless sash to left and first-floor 12-pane hornless sashes aligned with door and the sash to left. No windows to right and one small C20 casement to ground floor extreme left. Altered NE elevations, altered range at NW.

Interior

Stone newel stair down to cellar on NE side of house. Central open stair with stick balusters.

Reasons for Listing

An unusual late Georgian house with original fenestration.

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