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Pont Penllech Nest

A Grade II Listed Building in Holyhead, Isle of Anglesey

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.3024 / 53°18'8"N

Longitude: -4.6269 / 4°37'36"W

OS Eastings: 225049

OS Northings: 381606

OS Grid: SH250816

Mapcode National: GBR GMYZ.9B1

Mapcode Global: WH31B.W8W3

Entry Name: Pont Penllech Nest

Listing Date: 1 November 1995

Last Amended: 1 November 1995

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 16525

Building Class: Transport

Location: Carried footpath over main railway line, to W of Holland Park industrial units.

County: Isle of Anglesey

Community: Holyhead (Caergybi)

Community: Holyhead

Built-Up Area: Holyhead

Traditional County: Anglesey

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Exterior

Bears date 1848. Double arched masonry road bridge. Grey squared coursed stone with buff freestone dressings. Segmental arches with rusticated stepped voussoirs. Piers to each side of arch have rock faced quoins, as have piers to ends of bridge. Freestone band at road level bears date (on SE side) "May 1848", (month in Gothic lettering). Parapet with flat freestone copine; low pyramidal capstones to piers.

Reasons for Listing

Included as very early railway structure from primary period of Chester to Holyhead Railway.

Other nearby listed buildings

  • II Pont Cytir
    Carries Cytir Road over main railway lines.
  • II Stanley Cottages
    On corner of Tyn Pwll Road and Cytir Road. U-plan layout of three ranges. Nos 1&2 face Tyn Pwll Road, Nos 3-5 face Cytir Road, no 6 faces side lane.
  • II Stanley Cottages
    On corner of Tyn Pwll Road and Cytir Road. U-plan layout of three ranges. Nos 1&2 face Tyn Pwll Road, Nos 3-5 face Cytir Road, no 6 faces side lane.
  • II Stanley Cottages
    On corner of Tyn Pwll Road and Cytir Road. U-plan layout of three ranges. Nos 1&2 face Tyn Pwll Road, Nos 3-5 face Cytir Road, no 6 faces side lane.
  • II Stanley Cottages
    On corner of Tyn Pwll Road and Cytir Road. U-plan layout of three ranges. Nos 1&2 face Tyn Pwll Road, Nos 3-5 face Cytir Road, no 6 faces side lane.
  • II Stanley Cottages
    On corner of Tyn Pwll Road and Cytir Road. U-plan layout of three ranges. Nos 1&2 face Tyn Pwll Road, Nos 3-5 face Cytir Road, no 6 faces side lane.
  • II Stanley Cottages
    On corner of Tyn Pwll Road and Cytir Road. U-plan layout of three ranges. Nos 1&2 face Tyn Pwll Road, Nos 3-5 face Cytir Road, no 6 faces side lane.
  • II Bridge Over Railway near Ty Mawr Farmhouse
    Carries footpath over main railway line near Ty Mawr Farm.

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