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Latitude: 52.7599 / 52°45'35"N
Longitude: -3.4554 / 3°27'19"W
OS Eastings: 301883
OS Northings: 319027
OS Grid: SJ018190
Mapcode National: GBR 6L.Z14C
Mapcode Global: WH67T.WWRK
Entry Name: Water Gauge House on Weir below Lake Vyrnwy Dam
Listing Date: 26 February 2003
Last Amended: 26 February 2003
Source ID: 80938
Building Class: Water Supply and Drainage
Location: On the south bank of the River Vyrnwy about 200 m below the dam, beside a public path.
Locality: Lake Vyrnwy Dam
Traditional County: Montgomeryshire
A water gauge house on the weir beneath the Vyrnwy dam, part of the original reservoir works.
A timber-framed apparatus house about 2 m by 3 m, with a tile roof. Timber frame painted brown with white panels. Two-light mullion and transom windows on all four faces; boarded door in addition on the south face. The framing stands on two courses of red plinth bricks and a rock-faced slate base.
A small building forming part of the original Vyrnwy Dam works, in a picturesque style reflecting the architecture of the new Llanwddyn village.
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