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Latitude: 53.089 / 53°5'20"N
Longitude: -4.2334 / 4°14'0"W
OS Eastings: 250525
OS Northings: 356979
OS Grid: SH505569
Mapcode National: GBR 5K.9J3F
Mapcode Global: WH43M.YM77
Entry Name: Tegfan and adjoining cottage to right
Listing Date: 28 May 1999
Last Amended: 28 May 1999
Source ID: 21818
Building Class: Domestic
Location: Situated on south-east side of road in Rhosgadfan; rubblestone wall in front to pavement, original stone-on-edge coping mostly replaced with concrete finials and horizontal steel railing; iron gate to
Traditional County: Caernarfonshire
Pair of cottages built for workers on the Newborough Estate in the 1840s, the cottages are not shown on the 1839 Tithe Map but their occupants are listed in the 1851 census. C20 flat-roofed and lean-to additions to front of both cottages.
Pair of single-storey cottages, each originally of one-room plan. Snecked rubblestone; pyramidal slate roof, left cottage (Tegfan) retaining its original large slates, with tall shared stack to centre. Entrances to left and right respectively, with single windows flanking stack, both C20 but in original openings. Entrance to Tegfan now subsumed in C20 flat-roofed addition to front, that to right cottage has C20 porch with tin roof and half-glazed door with further lean-to addition projecting to front.
Interior not accessible at time of Survey.
Included, despite extension and considerable alteration, as an example of the type of cottages provided for its workers by the Newborough Estate in the 1840s.
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