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A Grade II Listed Building in Beddgelert, Gwynedd

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Latitude: 52.9911 / 52°59'27"N

Longitude: -4.096 / 4°5'45"W

OS Eastings: 259410

OS Northings: 345802

OS Grid: SH594458

Mapcode National: GBR 5R.HMHG

Mapcode Global: WH55F.12TT

Entry Name: Bron-yr-Aur

Listing Date: 25 November 1998

Last Amended: 25 November 1998

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 20941

Building Class: Domestic

Location: Located towards the southern boundary of the community, approximately 200m S of Pont Aberglaslyn; raised up above the road against the side of the hill.

County: Gwynedd

Town: Porthmadog

Community: Beddgelert

Community: Beddgelert

Locality: Pont Aberglaslyn

Traditional County: Caernarfonshire

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Early C19.


Two-storey, 3-bay house of whitened rubble with boulder foundations; hipped slate roof with plain rendered end chimneys, that to the L projecting. Symmetrical facade with central entrance and boarded door; flanking C19 twelve-pane horizontal sliding sashes to the ground floor with similar 8-pane windows to the first floor. Late C19 whitened brick storeyed extension to the rear, with C20 casement windows.


The interior was not inspected at the time of survey.

Reasons for Listing

Listed for its special interest as a small early C19 house retaining good external character.

Other nearby listed buildings

  • II Dinas Ddu
    Located towards the southern boundary of the community approximately 1km S of Pont Aberglaslyn; set back from the road and raised up against a hill slope, with revetted, ramped access.
  • II U-shaped Agricultural Range E of Dinas Ddu
    Located by the side of the main road approximately 1km S of Pont Aberglaslyn at the southern border of the community.
  • II Bridge House (aka Ty Bont)
    Located directly opposite the Pont Aberglaslyn, on the road side.
  • II Pont Aberglaslyn
    Spanning the Afon Glaslyn approximately 1km W of Nantmor.
  • II Pen-y-Groes
    Located on a wooded slope 0.5km E of Pont Aberglaslyn, set into the slope; accessed from the Nantmor end (E) via a part-cobbled track.
  • II Oerddwr-Isaf
    Located towards the SW boundary of the community on an elevated site high above the Aberglaslyn woods, approximately 2km SW of Nantmor; sited against a rocky outcrop 100m E of Plas Oeddwr; accessed fr
  • II Peniel Chapel
    Located prominently in the centre of Nantmor village; set behind a low rubble forecourt wall with simple iron gates.
  • II Telephone Call-box
    On the roadside N of Peniel Chapel; the telephone box is set against the gable end of a 2 storey terrace.

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