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Ty'r Felin

A Grade II Listed Building in Harlech, Gwynedd

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Latitude: 52.8598 / 52°51'35"N

Longitude: -4.1075 / 4°6'26"W

OS Eastings: 258209

OS Northings: 331223

OS Grid: SH582312

Mapcode National: GBR 5Q.RYGT

Mapcode Global: WH55Z.WC7Z

Entry Name: Ty'r Felin

Listing Date: 21 June 2001

Last Amended: 21 June 2001

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 25506

Building Class: Domestic

Location: Set back slightly from the lane behind a narrow garden.

County: Gwynedd

Community: Harlech

Community: Harlech

Built-Up Area: Harlech

Traditional County: Merionethshire

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Storeyed sub-medieval house, probably of second-half C17 date; C19 and C20 alterations.


One-and-a-half storey house of local rubble construction; modern slate roof with rubble gable parapet and end chimney to the L; plain slate capping and weathercoursing. Asymmetrical openings to front elevation: the entrance is off-centre R and has a modern multi-pane glazed door; to its R is a 12-pane unhorned sash window whilst to the L is a 16-pane, unhorned C19 sash. Above the latter is a small catslide dormer containing a 4-pane casement; small skylight to the R.


The interior was not inspected at the time of survey.

Reasons for Listing

Listed as a sub-medieval town house retaining good external character with traditional detail; one of the few remaining pre-C19 houses in Harlech.

Other nearby listed buildings

  • II Gweithdy Saer
    Set back slightly from the lane behind a short metalled forecourt.
  • I Harlech Castle
    Imposingly sited in the centre of the town with dramatic views across Tremadog Bay and towards Snowdonia.
  • II Bryn Tirion
    Set against the hill slope at the junction between Pen Dref and a lane leading to Rehoboth chapel, in the centre of the town.
  • II Capel Rehoboth
    On a commanding, elevated site on the eastern edge of Harlech with fine views over the town and castle; set within its own walled graveyard and accessed via a steep lane leading up from the Stryd Fawr
  • II Bier House at Capel Rehoboth
    Within the chapel's graveyard a short distance to the E of the chapel.
  • II The Plas
    On the street line, at the SW end of the main street.
  • II Spar
    On the street-line, adjoining Plas Cafe.
  • II Parish Church of St Tanwg
    Located within its own churchyard set back on a bend in the town's main street (Stryd Fawr).

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