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Latitude: 52.6631 / 52°39'47"N
Longitude: -3.8639 / 3°51'50"W
OS Eastings: 274037
OS Northings: 308900
OS Grid: SH740089
Mapcode National: GBR 91.5C9C
Mapcode Global: WH572.MB76
Entry Name: Preswylfa
Listing Date: 6 December 1999
Last Amended: 6 December 1999
Source ID: 22739
Building Class: Domestic
Location: The row of 10 cottages lies at the foot of the hill, set back from the main road on a bank, at the N end of the village,
Locality: Corris Uchaf
Traditional County: Merionethshire
Hillsborough Terrace is a terrace of speculatively built cottages, promoted by three companies, the Great Welsh Union Slate Co, 1857, the Union Slate Company, 1859, and the British Slate Company, 1860, and probably aimed at workers at Ty'n-y-berth Quarry.
Has a late C19 4-pane sash window on the ground floor.
Included as an excellent example of good quality industrial workers cottages for workers in the slate industry, built at the high point of the success of the industry in the later C19. One of the best such terraces extant in this area.
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