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Attached Former Minister's House to Bethel Chapel

A Grade II Listed Building in Brithdir and Llanfachreth (Brithdir a Llanfachreth), Gwynedd

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Latitude: 52.7855 / 52°47'7"N

Longitude: -3.8474 / 3°50'50"W

OS Eastings: 275504

OS Northings: 322478

OS Grid: SH755224

Mapcode National: GBR 62.XFXH

Mapcode Global: WH56H.W72X

Entry Name: Attached Former Minister's House to Bethel Chapel

Listing Date: 26 May 1995

Last Amended: 26 May 1995

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 16019

Building Class: Domestic

Location: Located at the end of a short lane running SE towards the Afon y Llan opposite the church of St. Machreth; opposite an associated stable block and with the railed chapel graveyard immediately to the N

County: Gwynedd

Community: Brithdir and Llanfachreth (Brithdir a Llanfachreth)

Community: Brithdir and Llanfachreth

Locality: Llanfachreth

Traditional County: Merionethshire

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Third-quarter C19 Methodist chapel with attached minister's house, designed as a unit.


Rubble construction with continuous old slate roof. 2 storey house section with squat end chimneys, that to the R (between the house and chapel) of rendered brick and with weather-coursing. Central entrance to SE side; recessed modern door. Flanking 4-pane casement windows and further windows under the eaves, that to the L modern. The L gable, facing the inclined lane, has a further door to the L with, to the R, 2 windows to the ground floor and a modern window to the first floor.

The continuous chapel section has a tall recessed and boarded door to the L with plain light above. To the R two tall 8-pane sash windows with 2 similar windows to the R gable; this with deep verges and plain bargeboards.


The interiors were not accessible at the time of inspection (January 1995).

Reasons for Listing

Included as an interesting and relatively complete example of a C19 Methodist house-and-chapel unit, in interesting juxtaposition with St. Machreth's church and churchyard immediately opposite.

Group value with the associated stable block and graveyard.

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