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Tan-y-Bryn

A Grade II Listed Building in Llandygai, Gwynedd

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.2142 / 53°12'51"N

Longitude: -4.101 / 4°6'3"W

OS Eastings: 259800

OS Northings: 370632

OS Grid: SH598706

Mapcode National: GBR 5R.1D8C

Mapcode Global: WH547.ZG9S

Entry Name: Tan-y-Bryn

Listing Date: 24 May 2000

Last Amended: 24 May 2000

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 23464

Building Class: Domestic

Location: Located on west side of the old main street through the village (Telford's London to Holyhead turnpike road), which has now been by-passed by new road to the west; hedge in front with decorative iron

County: Gwynedd

Town: Bangor

Community: Llandygai (Llandyg√°i)

Community: Llandygai

Traditional County: Caernarfonshire

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History

Not shown on the 1888 Ordnance Survey 25" map of the area, the cottages were probably built in the 1890s as part of continuing improvements on the Penrhyn Estate at this time.

Interior

Interior not inspected at time of Survey.

Reasons for Listing

Included as essentially unaltered late Victorian workers' housing forming a significant and distinctive component within the important C19 planned Estate village of Llandygai. The style of the cottages is typical of much of the estate's late C19 phase of workers' housing, that is of symmetrical composition, bold in its detailing and making good use, particularly in the slate hanging, of the most abundant and distinctive local material.

Other nearby listed buildings

  • II Tan-y-Bryn
    Located on west side of the old main street through the village (Telford's London to Holyhead turnpike road), which has now been by-passed by new road to the west; hedge in front with decorative iron
  • II Tan-y-Bryn
    Located on west side of the old main street through the village (Telford's London to Holyhead turnpike road), which has now been by-passed by new road to the west; hedge in front with decorative iron
  • II Tan y Graig
    Located on west side of the old main street through the village (Telford's London to Holyhead turnpike road), which has now been by-passed by new road to the west, the house sits next to the slip road
  • II Air shaft to Llandygai Tunnel
    Situated on west side of A 5122 in pasture field above the Llandygai tunnel of the Chester to Holyhead Railway.
  • II Ficardy
    Located on west side of the old main street through the village (Telford's London to Holyhead turnpike road), which has now been by-passed by the new road to the west; low rubblestone wall in front wi
  • II Bodeilian
    Located on roadside south of Grand Lodge entrance to Penrhyn Castle on west side of the old main street through the village, which has now been by-passed by the new road to the west; rubblestone wall
  • II Tre-felin Cottages
    One of a series of 4 paired cottages following curve of road and thus forming a crescent to west of the former Tre-felin Sawmill; low rubblestone wall to roadside, while to south are long gardens terr
  • II Slate Direction Indicators
    Located in rubblestone boundary wall opposite Bodeilian and Lyric Cottage on north-east side of road leading from Llandygai towards Tal-y-bont.

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