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Colwyn Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Beddgelert, Gwynedd

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Latitude: 53.0121 / 53°0'43"N

Longitude: -4.1011 / 4°6'4"W

OS Eastings: 259133

OS Northings: 348151

OS Grid: SH591481

Mapcode National: GBR 5R.G683

Mapcode Global: WH556.ZK77

Entry Name: Colwyn Cottage

Listing Date: 25 November 1998

Last Amended: 25 November 1998

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 20953

Building Class: Domestic

Location: On the roadside, to the R of a long boarded garage block.

County: Gwynedd

Town: Porthmadog

Community: Beddgelert

Community: Beddgelert

Traditional County: Caernarfonshire

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Built in 1852 as the manse for the adjacent Ambrose Congregational Chapel (presently a snooker club) and subsequently the premises of a shoemaker.


Small rubble-built gabled manse, built gable-on to the street; of 2 storeys with slate roof and plain bargeboards. Entrance to R with modern boarded door; to the L is a 12-pane C19 replacement sash with projecting slate sill. The upper floor has a smaller, similar window.


The interior was not inspected at the time of survey.

Reasons for Listing

Listed for its special interest as a small mid-C19 manse retaining its original external character.

Group value with other listed items on Smith Street.

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