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Latitude: 53.2196 / 53°13'10"N
Longitude: -3.6109 / 3°36'39"W
OS Eastings: 292538
OS Northings: 370378
OS Grid: SH925703
Mapcode National: GBR 6C.15CY
Mapcode Global: WH65M.HBRN
Entry Name: Dyffryn Elwy
Listing Date: 22 July 1998
Last Amended: 22 July 1998
Source ID: 20156
Building Class: Domestic
Location: Set back from the main road approximately 0.5 km NW of the village centre on the N side of the river Elwy; behind a hedged front garden.
Community: Llanfair Talhaiarn (Llanfair Talhaearn)
Community: Llanfair Talhaiarn
Traditional County: Denbighshire
Late Regency/early Victorian 2-storey villa of c1835, with C20 addition to the SE.
Of rubble construction with original graded, shallow-pitched, hipped slate roof with lead flashings and oversailing eaves; 2 plain chimneys with simple cornicing and Victorian chimney pots. Three-bay facade with raised ground floor and central entrance; this has a single-storey flat-roofed porch, accessed via a flight of steps from the garden, with square supporting corner posts and simple moulded entablature. Original 6-panel door (lower 2 blind) with rectangular multi-pane fanlight. Both ground and first floors retain their original, slightly-recessed 12-pane unhorned sashes with fanned slate-stone lintels and projecting sills. A lower, wide gabled service wing adjoins to the rear with further 12-pane original sashes and a later C19 4-pane sash to the W side; to the E are12-pane sashes to the first floor with later C19 paired 4-pane sashes to the ground floor. A single-storey hipped-roofed modern extension adjoins to the SE.
The interior was not inspected at the time of survey.
Listed for its special interest as an imposing second-quarter C19 house with well-preserved external character in a prominent road-side position.
Group value with Elwy Cottage.
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