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Latitude: 53.3248 / 53°19'29"N
Longitude: -4.5344 / 4°32'3"W
OS Eastings: 231302
OS Northings: 383867
OS Grid: SH313838
Mapcode National: GBR HM5X.HPZ
Mapcode Global: WH42B.BP0J
Entry Name: Stable-cartshed with servant's loft, Dronwy
Listing Date: 19 December 2000
Last Amended: 19 December 2000
Source ID: 24466
Building Class: Agriculture and Subsistence
Location: Dronwy is reached via a track leading N from Pont Dronwy, c 800m N of the church of St Machraeth. The stable block is located immediately E of the house.
County: Isle of Anglesey
Traditional County: Anglesey
Built probably late C18, with C19 additions.
Two-storey stable-cartshed block with servant's quarters over, with added catslide lean-to to W side and smaller lean-to to E side, S end. Rubble walls with timber lintels. Slate roof with two rooflights to W pitch, tile gable copings. External stone staircase to N gable end leading to servant's loft, with rubble parapet. The W elevation, facing the house, has a wide cart door to the L with an agricultural-pattern window above - 3 small square panes to the upper light with two larger panes below. Boarded door to lean-to addition. The door to the loft is also boarded. The E elevation has a wide central door, probably enlarged or inserted, with a similar agricultural-pattern window to the R, and one above. Lean-to henhouse with louvred ventilator to asbestos roof to L. S gable with modern windows to centre of ground and 1st floors, with stone lintels.
The interior was not inspected at the time of the survey.
Listed as a late C18 stable block, built originally to provide accommodation for riding horses and servants, reflecting the social and economic standing of the Bulkeley family on Anglesey in the C18.
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