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Siop Soar

A Grade II Listed Building in Llanfaethlu, Isle of Anglesey

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.3479 / 53°20'52"N

Longitude: -4.5257 / 4°31'32"W

OS Eastings: 231971

OS Northings: 386419

OS Grid: SH319864

Mapcode National: GBR HM6V.FPH

Mapcode Global: WH42B.G34R

Entry Name: Siop Soar

Listing Date: 16 February 2001

Last Amended: 28 September 2001

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 24814

Building Class: Domestic

Location: Set alongside the E side of the A5025, at a right angle bend on the approach to the village of Llanfaethlu; c1km SE of the Church of St Maethlu.

County: Isle of Anglesey

Town: Holyhead

Community: Llanfaethlu

Community: Llanfaethlu

Traditional County: Anglesey

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History

A late C18 or early C19 linear range of originally 3 cottages, adjoining the Public House; some later alterations and additions. The 1841 census returns for the parish lists Elinor Jones as the publican, her husband William is recorded as being a joiner; also listed are Owen Lewis, shoemaker, and his family, and William Thomas, also a shoesmith.

Exterior

Cottage row to right comprises long 3-window range (right hand bay slightly set back), mostly 4-pane sashes with shaped, eared and shouldered architraves; first floor windows set directly under the eaves. Wider window to left, possibly a former shop window. Doorways in left and centre in flat-roofed porches - right hand door in rendered architrave.

Reasons for Listing

Listed as a distinctive terraced row retaining good C19 vernacular character notwithstanding some alteration to detail.

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