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House 100m SW of Bont Newydd

A Grade II Listed Building in Ffestiniog, Gwynedd

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Latitude: 52.949 / 52°56'56"N

Longitude: -3.9157 / 3°54'56"W

OS Eastings: 271385

OS Northings: 340788

OS Grid: SH713407

Mapcode National: GBR 5Z.L993

Mapcode Global: WH55P.T4KK

Entry Name: House 100m SW of Bont Newydd

Listing Date: 1 February 1996

Last Amended: 1 February 1996

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 16863

Building Class: Domestic

County: Gwynedd

Community: Ffestiniog

Community: Ffestiniog

Locality: Bont Newydd

Traditional County: Merionethshire

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Exterior: Small vernacular farmhouse, probably of late C17 origin, raised and extended early C19 and c1900. Rendered facade; rubble construction on a boulder plinth; slate roof. The primary block (to the L) has a central entrance with flanking bays, that to the R slightly advanced. These have plain sashes to the ground floor and smaller sashes above, the lower triple-paned sections of which are early C19, and the plain upper sections of which are later replacements. To the R a recessed full-height early C19 service extension with plain entrance. c1900 lean-to to L with recessed entrance and modern window beyond; boarded doors throughout. Squat brick end chimneys to the primary block. The rear is unrendered.

The interior was not accessible at the time of survey (June 1995).

Adjoining to the R 2 early C20 corrugated iron agricultural buildings, set into the slope of the hill to the rear and side.

A vernacular farmhouse of early origins and retaining much character in a prominent road-side location.

Other nearby listed buildings

  • II Bodloesygad
    Located approximately 1km S of Ffestiniog and reached down a steep farm track; facing E across Cwm Cynfal.
  • II Barn and cowshed at Bodloesygad
    To the L and rear of Bodloesygad; end onto the hillside.
  • II Bryn-yr-odyn
    Set back from the N side of a country road leading W off the A470(T) at Bont Newydd to the B4391; located c.2.5kms ENE of Gellilydan.
  • II Bryn Cyfergyd
    Upland farm approximately 1km east of the A470 and accessed by a lane from Bont Newydd and then a farm track.
  • II Stable to SE of Cynfal Fawr Farmhouse
    Set back from the SW side of a country road leading W off the A470(T) at Bont Newydd to the B4391; located c.2kms ENE of Gellilydan.
  • II Cynfal-fawr
    Set back from the SW side of a country road leading W off the A470(T) at Bont Newydd to the B4391; located c.2kms ENE of Gellilydan.
  • II Railway Bridge East of A 470
    Spanning a narrow unclassified lane leading NE from the village towards the locality of Tryfael; the road bends sharply under the bridge and climbs up to the L beyond.
  • II Ty'r Banc
    Facing the square to the SE; set back on a slightly raised terrace behind plain contemporary railings.

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