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Tunnel beneath Bangor Road at Plas Ty Coch

A Grade II Listed Building in Caernarfon, Gwynedd

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.1546 / 53°9'16"N

Longitude: -4.2589 / 4°15'32"W

OS Eastings: 249048

OS Northings: 364323

OS Grid: SH490643

Mapcode National: GBR 5J.59WV

Mapcode Global: WH437.KZ50

Entry Name: Tunnel beneath Bangor Road at Plas Ty Coch

Listing Date: 3 May 2002

Last Amended: 3 May 2002

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 26627

Building Class: Transport

Location: On the E side of the house.

County: Gwynedd

Town: Caernarfon

Community: Caernarfon

Community: Caernarfon

Locality: Ty Coch

Built-Up Area: Caernarfon

Traditional County: Caernarfonshire

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Exterior

Dated 1807 and providing access from the house to farm buildings. A rubble stone wall has segmental brick arches to the vaulted tunnel. Above the arch is a thin freestone band, upon which is an octagonal stone tablet with 1807 in raised numerals. The approach on the N side from the house has rubble-stone revetments.

Reasons for Listing

Listed for group value with the house.

Other nearby listed buildings

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    In its own grounds and reached by private drive from the N through the grounds of Plas Bererton.
  • II Bronceris
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  • II Cae Synamon
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  • II The Anchorage (also known as Ynys Tudur)
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  • II Stone Bridge over Afon Cadnant
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  • II Milestone on A487
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  • II Boer War Memorial
    Prominently sited on Twthill, overlooking the town.
  • II Yr Uncorn
    Located in a prominent location on the NW shore of the Menai Strait, 600m S of Trefarthen.

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