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Tegannedd, Ty Capel and Sunday School/Vestry

A Grade II Listed Building in Waunfawr, Gwynedd

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Latitude: 53.1141 / 53°6'50"N

Longitude: -4.2126 / 4°12'45"W

OS Eastings: 252004

OS Northings: 359728

OS Grid: SH520597

Mapcode National: GBR 5L.7WNY

Mapcode Global: WH54L.8Z7H

Entry Name: Tegannedd, Ty Capel and Sunday School/Vestry

Listing Date: 21 July 1999

Last Amended: 21 July 1999

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 22051

Building Class: Religious, Ritual and Funerary

Location: Situated adjacent to Capel Croesywaun on the main road running through the settlement; fleur-de-lys iron railings on stone plinth to front gardens and in front of Sunday School; decorated iron gates a

County: Gwynedd

Community: Waunfawr

Community: Waunfawr

Locality: Croesywaun

Built-Up Area: Waunfawr

Traditional County: Caernarfonshire

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Built as the Sunday School/Vestry to the adjoining late C19 chapel, the 2 houses also formed part of the complex and one was probably originally occupied by the minister.


Sunday School and Vestry of rectangular plan with gable end to street; pair of 2-storey houses of same height set back and running at right-angles to left, left house (Tegannedd) with gable at left end projecting towards street. Rendered rubblestone with rendered quoins; slate roofs with red ceramic ridge cresting and plain bargeboards to eaves and verges; ridge stack to Ty Capel and lateral stack to Tegannedd. Sunday School/Vestry has 3 windows to front gable; single margin-light sashes in moulded surrounds flanking larger and higher opening, also in moulded surround, containing 2 tall margin-light sashes, all linked by cill band. Gabled porch to right return has plain boarded double doors and four 18-paned sashes to right; small single-storey half-hipped range attached to rear gable end has boarded door with rectangular overlight to left and 4-paned sash to right. Gable of Tegannedd has paired 4-paned sashes to left and single 4-paned sash to right on first floor above string course, which continues through to Ty Capel; paired sashes in slight bay projection to left on ground floor and 4-panel door with rectangular overlight under plain moulded entablature to right. Ty Capel has three 4-paned sashes, 2 on first floor and one on ground floor to left of 4-panel door (top panels now glazed) with rectangular overlight.


Interior not accessible at time of Survey.

Reasons for Listing

Included, notwithstanding the building's modest form and appearance, on account of its close functional and physical association with the adjacent Capel Croesywaun with which it forms a strong group in the street scene.

Other nearby listed buildings

  • II Capel Croesywaun
    Located on the main road running through Croesywaun with the Sunday School/Vestry adjacent; narrow forecourt has low rubble wall with slate coping, fleur-de-lys iron railings and decorated double gate
  • II Milestone
    Situated on Ffordd Waenfawr (Waenfawr Road) immediately to the north-west of Croesywaun; set in a low rubblestone block field boundary wall.
  • II Ty'n Twll
    Situated on the west side of a track running north-eastwards off the west end of the road from Croesywaun to Groeslon.
  • II Ty-Hen
    Situated on the north-east side of the main road (A 4085) running through Waunfawr; attached to back wall of later house, which comprises the main part of the property known as Ty-Hen.
  • II Awel-y-mor
    Situated on the north side of a track running north-eastwards off the west end of the road from Croesywaun to Groeslon; low rubblestone boundary wall defines likely extent of original garden area.
  • II Ty Newydd
    Situated on its own among small pasture fields off the south side of a track running north-eastwards from the A 4085 to the north-west of Croesywaun; low rubblestone wall to front with decorated iron
  • II Cae Glas
    Former farmhouse and farm buildings occupying a prominent roadside position in a roughly rectangular rubble-walled field enclosure (partly replaced by a fence to south-west boundary) on south-west sid
  • II War Memorial
    Situated on the north-east side of the main road (A 4085) running through Waunfawr a little to the south-east of the T-junction with the road leading to the village school.

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