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Latitude: 52.944 / 52°56'38"N
Longitude: -3.9873 / 3°59'14"W
OS Eastings: 266556
OS Northings: 340363
OS Grid: SH665403
Mapcode National: GBR 5W.LHXF
Mapcode Global: WH55N.Q8GD
Entry Name: 4 Fron Goch Terrace,,Derwen,Maentwrog,,,
Listing Date: 25 February 2005
Last Amended: 25 February 2005
Source ID: 83984
Building Class: Domestic
Location: In an elevated position set along the E side of Derwen in the village of Maentwrog.
Traditional County: Merionethshire
Late C19 terrace of cottages, probably built during the ambitious programme of building and rebuilding of Plas Tan-y-bwlch estate properties in the 1870s and 1880s under the direction of William Edward Oakeley. Offered up for sale in the auction of the Plas Tan-y-bwlch estate, 1910, in Lot 12 'The Picturesque Rural Village of Maentwrog'. The property was described as Frongoch - a block of 5 cottages, occupied by sundry tenants, for an annual rent of £21-10s-0d.(£21.50)
Belongs to a group of:
1-5 Fron Goch Terrace.
Two storey terrace of 5 houses, of simple vernacular character, built of roughly coursed rubble masonry with long stones as quoins and lintels. Slate roof with rectangular stone ridge stacks with dripstones and capping.
Offset to the R (S) end of the terrace, the cottage has a central doorway and flanking 2-light timber casement windows with slate sills; first floor windows set under the eaves.
The interior was not inspected at the time of the survey (July 2003).
Listed as one of a late C19 terrace of small dwellings with simple traditional character. The terrace is little altered and forms a group with other buildings in the centre of the estate village of Maentwrog.
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