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Disused Cottage at Plas Dolydd

A Grade II Listed Building in Llandwrog, Gwynedd

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Latitude: 53.0896 / 53°5'22"N

Longitude: -4.278 / 4°16'40"W

OS Eastings: 247542

OS Northings: 357135

OS Grid: SH475571

Mapcode National: GBR 5H.9C8Q

Mapcode Global: WH43M.8L3T

Plus Code: 9C5Q3PQC+RQ

Entry Name: Disused Cottage at Plas Dolydd

Listing Date: 30 September 1999

Last Amended: 30 September 1999

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 22432

Building Class: Domestic

Location: Situated immediately to the west of the farmhouse at Plas Dolydd, which itself is located on the west side of the A 487 in the hamlet of Dolydd.

County: Gwynedd

Town: Caernarfon

Community: Llandwrog

Community: Llandwrog

Locality: Dolydd

Traditional County: Caernarfonshire

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Small C18 cottage, apparently adapted to use as accommodation for farmhands/servants in the early C19 after the construction of the immediately adjacent farmhouse, Pas Dolydd. It is now used for storage.


Small single storey and loft cottage. Irregularly coursed rubblestone; graded slate roof. Front has low roughly central plank door with external stone steps on left leading to raking eaves dormer with plank door; substantial integral end stack with slate drips to left and right gable end has pigeon nesting holes and 6-paned window to loft. Rear has 2 windows on ground floor.


Ground floor divided into 2 rooms, the left larger with substantial ceiling joists; position of former winder stair visible to right of large open fireplace in this room.

Reasons for Listing

Included as a small C18 cottage, adapted in the early C19, perhaps as accommodation for farmhands/servants following the construction of the immediately adjacent farmhouse at this time. An unusual example of such accommodation.

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