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,34,High Street,Tywyn,Tywyn,,

A Grade II Listed Building in Tywyn, Gwynedd

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.5864 / 52°35'10"N

Longitude: -4.0889 / 4°5'20"W

OS Eastings: 258576

OS Northings: 300778

OS Grid: SH585007

Mapcode National: GBR 8R.B3W4

Mapcode Global: WH57C.5852

Entry Name: ,34,High Street,Tywyn,Tywyn,,

Listing Date: 24 June 2005

Last Amended: 24 June 2005

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 84530

Location: In a block of buildings opposite Bethesda Chapel.

County: Gwynedd

Town: Tywyn

Community: Tywyn

Community: Tywyn

Built-Up Area: Tywyn

Traditional County: Merionethshire

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History

Built in the second half of the C19, part of the expansion of Tywyn following the arrival of the railway in 1863. The house is shown on the 1889 Ordnance Survey.

Exterior

A late-Georgian-style 3-storey 2-bay house, of rendered front painted grey, and slate roof with shared brick stack to the R. Openings are offset to the L and in the lower and middle storey have smooth-rendered surrounds. The entrance on the L side has a panel door and overlight. In the lower storey is a margin-lit 4-pane sash window. Middle and upper storeys have sill bands, and 4-pane sash windows except for an oriel window on the R side of the middle storey, which has paired 2-pane sash windows. Upper-storey windows are shorter.

The 2-window rear is pebble-dashed, has sash windows and a 2-storey rear wing.

Interior

Not inspected.

Reasons for Listing

Listed for its special architectural interest as a late-Georgian style town house retaining definite C19 character, and forming part of a strong group with 30-33 High Street.

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