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Latitude: 53.057 / 53°3'25"N
Longitude: -4.2234 / 4°13'24"W
OS Eastings: 251085
OS Northings: 353399
OS Grid: SH510533
Mapcode National: GBR 5L.CDJP
Mapcode Global: WH54Z.3F37
Entry Name: Tai Baladeulyn
Listing Date: 21 July 2000
Last Amended: 21 July 2000
Source ID: 23749
Building Class: Domestic
Location: Slightly set back from the street with small front gardens situated behind low wall to pavement.
Traditional County: Caernarfonshire
Built for quarrymen and their families after the acquisition of the Pen yr Orsedd slate quarries by W A Darbishire & Co. in 1863. The company was renowned for the interest it displayed in the welfare and living conditions of its workers.
Interior not inspected at time of Survey.
Included as a good example of company-built slate workers' housing, employing a Picturesque architectural vocabulary as hall-mark of company involvement.
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