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Barn, cart shed and granary at Cefn Camberth

A Grade II Listed Building in Llangelynin, Gwynedd

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Latitude: 52.6118 / 52°36'42"N

Longitude: -4.1138 / 4°6'49"W

OS Eastings: 256975

OS Northings: 303660

OS Grid: SH569036

Mapcode National: GBR 8Q.8HRW

Mapcode Global: WH574.SM71

Entry Name: Barn, cart shed and granary at Cefn Camberth

Listing Date: 7 June 2005

Last Amended: 7 June 2005

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 84466

Location: To the S of the house and the SW side of the farm.

County: Gwynedd

Community: Llangelynin (Llangelynnin)

Community: Llangelynin

Locality: Tonfanau

Traditional County: Merionethshire

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An C18 multi-purpose farm building shown on the 1889 Ordnance Survey.


A barn of roughly-coursed rubble stone and graded slate roof behind coped gables. On the outer (SE) side it has replacement boarded wagon-bay doors in a doorway carried slightly above the eaves. To its L are 2 ventilation strips. To the R is an original opening for a cart shed, under a replacement iron lintel and with brickwork above. The R gable end, where the ground level is higher, has a boarded granary door. The rear has lower boarded wagon-bay doors and a blocked ventilation strip to the R.


The main barn has a 4-bay roof, which has tie-beam trusses with collar beams and diagonal struts.

Reasons for Listing

Listed for its special architectural interest as a well-preserved vernacular barn range retaining definite regional character, and forming part of a strong farm group.

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