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Former Stable at Waen Presbyterian Chapel

A Grade II Listed Building in Nantglyn, Denbighshire

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Latitude: 53.148 / 53°8'52"N

Longitude: -3.4991 / 3°29'56"W

OS Eastings: 299835

OS Northings: 362253

OS Grid: SH998622

Mapcode National: GBR 6J.5NHZ

Mapcode Global: WH662.740J

Entry Name: Former Stable at Waen Presbyterian Chapel

Listing Date: 15 December 1998

Last Amended: 15 December 1998

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 20985

Building Class: Religious, Ritual and Funerary

Location: On the roadside immediately to the W of Waen Presbyterian Chapel, and with the chapel graveyard to its R and rear; adjoining the rubble cemetry wall to the W. The building is set gable-end into the s

County: Denbighshire

Town: Denbigh

Community: Nantglyn

Community: Nantglyn

Locality: Waen

Traditional County: Denbighshire

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Small stable block built c1811 to serve the original chapel and retained when this was remodelled in 1862.


Rectangular stable block of rubble construction (partly-whitened) under a corrugated iron roof. The front gable, facing the road, has a segmentally-arched entrance to the R with boarded door and renewed wooden frame. A further segmental opening, in the upper gable, is blocked. The R (E) side has a small square light to the L, with timber lintel and frame; 2 vertical ventilation slits to the loft floor. The rear gable has an upper entrance with boarded door and wooden frame.


Single bay interior with boarded loft; roughly-scantled purlins.

Reasons for Listing

Listed for its special interest as an early C19 stable associated with the adjacent chapel.

Group value with other listed items at Waen.

Other nearby listed buildings

  • II Telephone Call-box
    Located on the road-side, opposite Waen Presbyterian Chapel.
  • II Waen Presbyterian Chapel and School Hall
    Set back from the road behind rendered rubble forecourt walls with simple surmounting railings; sited into the slope of a hill.
  • II Parish Church of St James
    Located on a raised, near-circular site in the centre of the village; its churchyard contains two ancient yew trees.
  • II Barn Range to the W of Glasmor
    Prominently located at the crossroads at the southern end of the village, opposite Glasmor.
  • II Pont-y-Llan
    Spanning the Afon Ystrad in the centre of the village.
  • II Telephone Call-box
    Prominently-located in the village centre, adjoining Cae Llwyd and the Post Office; sited on W side of minor road running uphill from Pont y Llan to N.
  • II Glasmor
    Located prominently on the corner, at the crossroads at the S end of the village street.
  • II Agricultural Range immediately S of Glasmor
    Prominently located at the crossroads at the southern end of the village, opposite Glasmor.

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