This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.
Latitude: 53.1408 / 53°8'26"N
Longitude: -4.2772 / 4°16'38"W
OS Eastings: 247775
OS Northings: 362827
OS Grid: SH477628
Mapcode National: GBR 5H.65H2
Mapcode Global: WH43F.8BG1
Entry Name: Hendre Aur
Listing Date: 3 May 2002
Last Amended: 3 May 2002
Source ID: 26563
Building Class: Domestic
Location: In a row of frontages midway along the street.
Locality: Walled town
Built-Up Area: Caernarfon
Traditional County: Caernarfonshire
Originally a single 3-bay house, probably of the early C19 and shown on the 1834 town plan. It was divided into 2 properties in the third quarter of the C19 and is shown as such on the 1890 Ordnance Survey.
Belongs to a group of 7-9 High Street.
Late Georgian house, divided into 2 properties and partly converted to commercial use. Scribed render walls, renewed slate roof and roughcast end stacks. 3 storey, 3 bays of the paired central doorways, No 9 has a fielded-panel door with plain overlight, No 7 has a replaced door beneath plain overlight, and pilaster strips with modern pediment. No 9 has a 4-pane sash window to the R in the lower storey. No 7 has a late C20 shop window to the L framed by panelled pilasters and fascia. Above, the central bay has blind windows, with 4-pane horned sash windows in both the middle and upper storeys.
The rear of No 9 is rubble stone with sash windows, while No 7 is rendered with full-height projection and attic dormer.
Listed as an early C 19 building, which became a pair of later C 19 homes, retaining simple Georgian character, and contributing to the historic integrity of the walled town.
Other nearby listed buildings