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Ken Davies Newsagent

A Grade II Listed Building in Bala, Gwynedd

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.9109 / 52°54'39"N

Longitude: -3.5973 / 3°35'50"W

OS Eastings: 292684

OS Northings: 336021

OS Grid: SH926360

Mapcode National: GBR 6D.NNN5

Mapcode Global: WH675.Q369

Entry Name: Ken Davies Newsagent

Listing Date: 13 December 2001

Last Amended: 13 December 2001

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 26000

Building Class: Commercial

Location: On the street-line.

County: Gwynedd

Community: Bala (Y Bala)

Community: Bala

Built-Up Area: Bala

Traditional County: Merionethshire

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History

Late Georgian shop building with later C19 shopfront and alterations to upper windows.

Exterior

Three-storey late Georgian house and shop, part of a terrace. Of local rubble construction with slate roof and end chimneys; plain cornicing. C20 shop front with large plain-glazed windows flanking an off-centre entrance to the L. The first floor has two Victorian canted wooden bay windows with moulded cornices, that to the L dentilated; 6-pane sashes to the latter, and plain 4-pane sashes to that to the R. Plain 4-pane sashes to the second floor.

Interior

Modernised shop interior.

Reasons for Listing

Listed as an early C19 house and shop retaining good later C19 character.

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