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Latitude: 52.7106 / 52°42'38"N
Longitude: -3.9673 / 3°58'2"W
OS Eastings: 267193
OS Northings: 314359
OS Grid: SH671143
Mapcode National: GBR 8X.29TV
Mapcode Global: WH56V.143C
Entry Name: Nant-y-Gwyrddail Farmhouse
Listing Date: 1 February 1995
Last Amended: 1 February 1995
Source ID: 15610
Building Class: Domestic
Location: Located prominently on the slope of a hill in the upland area 3KmE of Arthog village and 200m NW of the Fford Ddu; reached via a farm track leading NW from the road.
Traditional County: Merionethshire
L-shaped, one-and-a-half-storey farmhouse; late C17, altered C18 and late C19. Constructed of large rubble blocks with slate roof and tiled ridge; squat end chimneys with capping and weather coursing. Off-centre entrance (to R) with modern half-glazed door. To the L a small square window; to the L of this and to the R of the door, slightly recessed 6-pane C19 sash windows. Similar, though smaller windows to upper floor, slightly breaking the eaves and contained within gabled dormers with slate bargeboards. Modern windows to rear, that to L contained within original (3-light) embrasure; slightly projecting lintel. Near-contempoary rear wing, extended late C19 (not shown on 1872 estate map); Modern garage doors to L with 16-pane flush casement above with 6-pane to L and modern window below.
Original hall to L and parlour to R of present (altered) central bay. This with part-enclosed stair; deeply stopped-chamfered transverse beams to ceiling. C18 6-panel door to parlour and crude, C18 balustraded stair landing.
Listed as a C17 vernacular upland farmhouse retaining some good interiors and C19 fenestration.
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