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Courtyard outbuildings and retaining walls to adjacent formal garden area at Glan Gwna Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Caeathro, Gwynedd

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Latitude: 53.1343 / 53°8'3"N

Longitude: -4.2411 / 4°14'27"W

OS Eastings: 250168

OS Northings: 362025

OS Grid: SH501620

Mapcode National: GBR 5K.6G7J

Mapcode Global: WH43F.THM1

Plus Code: 9C5Q4QM5+PH

Entry Name: Courtyard outbuildings and retaining walls to adjacent formal garden area at Glan Gwna Hall

Listing Date: 21 July 1999

Last Amended: 21 July 1999

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 22058

Building Class: Domestic

ID on this website: 300022058

Location: The courtyard outbuildings are situated on the south-east side of Glan Gwna Hall and the formal garden area lies to their south-west.

County: Gwynedd

Community: Waunfawr

Community: Waunfawr

Locality: Caeathro

Built-Up Area: Caeathro

Traditional County: Caernarfonshire

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Built c1893 as outbuildings and retaining walls to small formal garden area at Glan Gwna Hall.


Courtyard of stone outbuildings on 3 sides (the 4th side is formed by the house itself), the single-storey elevation facing the formal garden area (the ground level is higher in the garden than in the courtyard) having bracketed hipped dormers breaking the eaves above 3-light leaded windows, 2 to the left and one to the right of offset boarded door under gabled bracketed hood, itself breaking the eaves; tall pyramidal spirelet above to ridge. Formal garden to front is of roughly square plan enclosed by retaining wall with simple flat-headed balustrading. Non-courtyard side of main range of outbuildings has 4 flush rooflights with vertical bars in roof slope.


Interior not inspected.

Reasons for Listing

Included as a well-preserved set of outbuildings and linked retaining walls defining formal garden area, the whole forming a strong group with the adjacent Glan Gwna Hall.

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