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Gorphwysfa

A Grade II Listed Building in Llansannan, Conwy

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.1787 / 53°10'43"N

Longitude: -3.5973 / 3°35'50"W

OS Eastings: 293342

OS Northings: 365810

OS Grid: SH933658

Mapcode National: GBR 6D.3NNQ

Mapcode Global: WH65T.QC5H

Entry Name: Gorphwysfa

Listing Date: 21 July 1999

Last Amended: 21 July 1999

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 22066

Building Class: Domestic

Location: Set back slightly from the N side of the A544 in the centre of the village of Llansannan.

County: Conwy

Town: Denbigh

Community: Llansannan

Community: Llansannan

Traditional County: Denbighshire

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Exterior

Mid terraced house the largest house along the terrace and now divided into two separate dwellings; built of local rubble masonry laid roughly to courses; slate roof, both houses share the stacks of the adjacent properties (Min y Ffrwd to the left (W) and Surgery to the right). The house to the right (W) is a 2-window range with the doorway offset to the left (W). First floor windows are set directly under the eaves, that to the left, above the door, is a 24-pane casement, that the right (and the window below) 12-pane horizontally sliding sashes. The house to the left (W) has a single 6-pane horned sash window to each floor, the doorway offset to the right (E); slate lintels and stone sills.

Reasons for Listing

Included as part of a particularly well preserved terrace of late C18 or early C19 village houses. The terrace retains much of its character particularly in the retention of so much of its original fenestration.

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  • II War Memorial
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  • II Exchange
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  • II Crown House
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  • II 'The Girl' Memorial Statue
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  • II Lychgate at the Church of St Sannan
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