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Latitude: 52.9313 / 52°55'52"N
Longitude: -3.1053 / 3°6'19"W
OS Eastings: 325799
OS Northings: 337668
OS Grid: SJ257376
Mapcode National: GBR 71.M86H
Mapcode Global: WH78C.8LJ5
Entry Name: Bryn Rodyn
Listing Date: 18 February 2003
Last Amended: 18 February 2003
Source ID: 80883
Building Class: Domestic
Location: Fronting the N side of a lane which runs from Castle Mill and Bronygarth to Pontfadog. Penisa'r Glyn Hall is immediately to the S.
Community: Glyntraian (Glyntraean)
Locality: Castle Mill
Traditional County: Denbighshire
Arts and Crafts style cottage said to have been built in 1920 as a wedding present for the grand-daughter of Gustav Mahler''''s cousin, whose family owned the nearby Penisa''''r Glyn Hall.
Cottage of one-and-a-half storeys with asymmetrical front and half-hipped roof. Constructed of white-washed brick under a red-tiled roof with wide boarded eaves and red brick stacks. Small-pane wooden casement windows. Front faces S with tall ridge stack to R of centre. Gabled porch offset to L with weather-boarded sides, timber struts to gable and shallow triangular head over double half-lit boarded doors. To L of porch, 2-light window with shallow segmental head, the hoodmould of decorative lead. To R of porch, tall half-hipped dormer with small window. To far R, window as L of porch.
The W end has a 2-storey canted bay with tile-hanging between the windows. Transoms to lower storey windows. The rear elevation has a large projecting brick stack to the R, tiered with tiled coping, and supporting 2 diagonally-set shafts. Two-light window to centre; late C20 brick lean-to to L. The upper storey has small gabled dormers to L and centre with weather-boarded gables and containing 9-pane windows. The E end has a wide casement window to upper storey, beneath which is a late C20 lean-to conservatory with half-glazed door and window to S side.
No access to interior at time of inspection.
Listed as an Arts and Crafts Cottage, compactly planned and well-detailed.
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