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Barn S of Ael-y-Glyn

A Grade II Listed Building in Harlech, Gwynedd

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.8639 / 52°51'50"N

Longitude: -4.1057 / 4°6'20"W

OS Eastings: 258345

OS Northings: 331682

OS Grid: SH583316

Mapcode National: GBR 5Q.RR4M

Mapcode Global: WH55Z.X83S

Entry Name: Barn S of Ael-y-Glyn

Listing Date: 21 June 2001

Last Amended: 21 June 2001

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 25517

Building Class: Agriculture and Subsistence

Location: Located by the side of the lane S of Ael-y-Glyn, immediately N of the electricity sub station at the NE boundary of Lower Harlech.

County: Gwynedd

Community: Harlech

Community: Harlech

Built-Up Area: Harlech

Traditional County: Merionethshire

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History

Late C18 or early C19 vernacular barn, erected as a pair with the adjacent cow house; probably originally serving Ael-y-Glyn.

Exterior

Small rectangular barn of local rubble construction with slab-coped and roughly-kneelered gable parapets; old slate roof. Entrances to the centre on each side, with slate lintels; rectangular ventilator in the lane-facing gable.

Interior

The interior was not inspected at the time of survey.

Reasons for Listing

Listed as a late C18 or early C19 vernacular barn retaining good original character.

Group value with the adjacent cow house.

Other nearby listed buildings

  • II Cow House S of Ael-y-Glyn
    Located by the side of the lane S of Ael-y-Glyn, immediately N of the electricity sub station at the NE boundary of Lower Harlech.
  • II Bier House at Capel Rehoboth
    Within the chapel's graveyard a short distance to the E of the chapel.
  • II Ty'r Felin
    Set back slightly from the lane behind a narrow garden.
  • 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
  • I Harlech Castle
    Imposingly sited in the centre of the town with dramatic views across Tremadog Bay and towards Snowdonia.
  • II Gweithdy Saer
    Set back slightly from the lane behind a short metalled forecourt.
  • 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 The Plas
    On the street line, at the SW end of the main street.

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