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Groes-wen

A Grade II Listed Building in Llanelidan, Denbighshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.0264 / 53°1'34"N

Longitude: -3.3247 / 3°19'29"W

OS Eastings: 311247

OS Northings: 348494

OS Grid: SJ112484

Mapcode National: GBR 6R.F8W9

Mapcode Global: WH77V.W6Z8

Entry Name: Groes-wen

Listing Date: 21 March 2001

Last Amended: 21 March 2001

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 24996

Building Class: Domestic

Location: Beside minor road 2 km south of Llanelidan church, at start of a lane branching to Ty'n-y-pant.

County: Denbighshire

Town: Ruthin

Community: Llanelidan

Community: Llanelidan

Traditional County: Denbighshire

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History

A small agricultural labourer's cottage, shown on the 1874 map, and since enlarged at rear.

Exterior

A single-storey two-unit cottage, standing in a hollow between the road and a lane, and facing north. It is rendered and whitened and has a slate roof and tile ridge. End-chimneys also rendered and whitened. Restored central heck-door. Four-pane casement windows with painted sills. Small lean-to at left, fronting the lane, with later sheds to its rear. Stone front garden wall to the lane with wooden gate.

Interior

Interior not seen.

Reasons for Listing

An unusual survival of a C19 single storey agricultural labourer's cottage of the smallest description, which has retained its vernacular character.

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