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Carthouse at Wernlas-Deg

A Grade II Listed Building in Beddgelert, Gwynedd

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Latitude: 53.0204 / 53°1'13"N

Longitude: -4.1145 / 4°6'52"W

OS Eastings: 258261

OS Northings: 349097

OS Grid: SH582490

Mapcode National: GBR 5Q.FP0Y

Mapcode Global: WH556.RBWW

Entry Name: Carthouse at Wernlas-Deg

Listing Date: 25 November 1998

Last Amended: 25 November 1998

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 20944

Building Class: Agriculture and Subsistence

Location: Located immediately S of the old Wernlas-Deg.

County: Gwynedd

Town: Porthmadog

Community: Beddgelert

Community: Beddgelert

Locality: Wernlas-Deg

Traditional County: Caernarfonshire

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Rectangular late C18 or early C19 rubble lofted carthouse.


Old slate roof with slab-coped gable parapets. Plain carthouse to the long S face with corrugated iron sheeting. The R gable has a recessed boarded door with stopped-chamfered frame via partly-collapsed stone-stepped access.


The interior was not inspected at the time of survey.

Reasons for Listing

Listed for its special interest as a late C18 or early C19 carthouse retaining good external character.

Group value with the old house at Wernlas-Deg.

Other nearby listed buildings

  • II Wernlas-Deg
    In the Colwyn Valley, above the A4085 on its E side, c1.5km NW of Beddgelert.
  • II Field Cowhouse W of Perthi
    Located on high ground approximately 750m N of Beddgelert and some 100m W of Perthi.
  • II Ficerdy
    Situated towards the NW edge of the village above the A4085.
  • II Plas Colwyn
    Prominently-sited in the village centre, set back slightly from the main street behind pebbled-dashed and hedged forecourt walls.
  • II The Royal Goat Hotel
    Prominently located on the roadside towards the NW boundary of the village.
  • II Field Cowhouse at Tan-y-Rhiw-Newydd
    Set back from the main road on a slight rise immediately to the S of Tan-y-Rhiw Newydd terrace, at the northern extremity of Beddgelert village.
  • II Plas Gwyn
    Prominently located on the streetline in the centre of the village.
  • II Colwyn Guest House
    Prominently located on the street line.

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