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Cowhouse to south of Cae-efa-lwyd-fawr

A Grade II Listed Building in Penygroes, Gwynedd

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Latitude: 53.052 / 53°3'7"N

Longitude: -4.2971 / 4°17'49"W

OS Eastings: 246129

OS Northings: 352997

OS Grid: SH461529

Mapcode National: GBR 5H.CLNP

Mapcode Global: WH43S.YKX3

Entry Name: Cowhouse to south of Cae-efa-lwyd-fawr

Listing Date: 21 July 2000

Last Amended: 21 July 2000

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 23699

Building Class: Agriculture and Subsistence

Location: Located immediately to the south of the farmhouse at Cae-efa-lwyd-fawr.

County: Gwynedd

Community: Llanllyfni

Community: Llanllyfni

Locality: Penygroes

Built-Up Area: Penygroes

Traditional County: Caernarfonshire

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Early C19 cowhouse built in association with the farmhouse at Cae-efa-lwyd-fawr.


Roughly coursed rubblestone; graded slate roof with simple coped verges. Very long rectangular plan with 4 doorways, 2 to left and 2 to right, one window and ventilation slits, all with heavy stone lintels. C20 rendered lean-to to left of centre.


A-frame roof trusses.

Reasons for Listing

Included as a substantially unaltered early C19 cowhouse associated with adjacent contemporary farmhouse.

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