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Latitude: 53.2039 / 53°12'14"N
Longitude: -4.0879 / 4°5'16"W
OS Eastings: 260643
OS Northings: 369465
OS Grid: SH606694
Mapcode National: GBR 5R.23H4
Mapcode Global: WH548.5QNN
Entry Name: Fferm Cochwillan
Listing Date: 9 March 2000
Last Amended: 9 March 2000
Source ID: 22962
Building Class: Domestic
Location: Located between cowhouse/cart shelter range to north-east and pigsties/bothy to north-west; low rubblestone wall with iron gate centred on porch defines small front garden.
Traditional County: Caernarfonshire
Probably built c1870 by the Penrhyn Estate to replace Cochwillan as the principal farmhouse on this unusually large farm complex; now serves the whole farm.
2-storey farmhouse in simple late Georgian tradition with lower outbuilding attached to left gable end. Roughly coursed rubblestone to farmhouse, irregularly coursed to outbuilding; slate roofs. Symmetrical 3-bay front has C20 multi-paned 2-light metal casements in original C19 slate-cilled openings; central C20 gabled porch with half-glazed outer door; rendered integral end stacks. Outbuilding has boarded door with large slate lintel to right; small eaves window directly above; 8-pane/boarded ventilator window on ground floor of left gable end. 2-storey lean-to at rear of house.
Exposed joists to ceilings of ground-floor rooms in 2-storey lean-to; C19 staircase.
Included as a largely unaltered late C19 farmhouse forming part of the remarkably well-preserved large farm complex at Cochwillan; group value with other structures.
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