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Walled garden opposite Dairy Cottage, with two sets of gates.

A Grade II Listed Building in Pentir, Gwynedd

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.2031 / 53°12'11"N

Longitude: -4.1905 / 4°11'25"W

OS Eastings: 253787

OS Northings: 369581

OS Grid: SH537695

Mapcode National: GBR 5M.28JJ

Mapcode Global: WH546.LRQ8

Entry Name: Walled garden opposite Dairy Cottage, with two sets of gates.

Listing Date: 26 August 1992

Last Amended: 22 September 1997

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 4195

Building Class: Gardens, Parks and Urban Spaces

Location: To the N of Vaynol Old Hall, opposite Dairy Cottage.

County: Gwynedd

Town: Bangor

Community: Pentir

Community: Pentir

Locality: Vaynol Park

Traditional County: Caernarfonshire

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History

Walled garden probably late C19; main gateway probably erected in 1911 at the same time as Dairy Cottage, and initialled CAS for Charles Assheton-Smith, who was created baronet in 1911.

Exterior

The garden is surrounded by a coped rubble stone wall, which is swept down to meet the coped square ashlar gate piers. The iron gates have a heavily scrolled wrought iron overthrow in the C18 manner incorporating initials at the centre. The pair of gates are arch-headed, with top, foot and locking rails also ornamented, and decorative iron panels each side.

On the far SW side there is another, smaller, gateway with a single iron gate with the same detailing.

Reasons for Listing

Included for group value with Dairy Cottage, the Butler's House, and other neighbouring listed items at the heart of Vaynol Park.

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