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Latitude: 52.9327 / 52°55'57"N
Longitude: -3.4176 / 3°25'3"W
OS Eastings: 304810
OS Northings: 338201
OS Grid: SJ048382
Mapcode National: GBR 6M.MB97
Mapcode Global: WH786.GKS1
Entry Name: Pen y bryn
Listing Date: 3 October 2003
Last Amended: 3 October 2003
Source ID: 81890
Building Class: Domestic
Location: Located off a lane which runs E from the B4401 at Pont yr Hendwr, following and then crossing the Afon Llynor. Set back from the N side of the lane in a slightly raised position surrounded by gardens
Locality: Melin y Glyn
Traditional County: Merionethshire
Probably C18. Shown on the Llandrillo tithe map of 1843. This was part of a small group of cottages at Melin y Glyn; a similar single-storey cottage to the W is now in ruins.
Small single-storey 3-unit cottage with lobby entrance. Constructed of white-washed rubble stone under a slate roof, with stone end stack to R. Boarded door with small light to R, against stack. Small 2-light wooden casement windows to centre and L, rising to eaves. Small added units to each end; that to L is set back under the same roof line, with casement window. Unit to R has slightly lower ridge-height, and is rendered with casement to L and doorway to R. Rear not seen.
No access to interior at time of inspection.
Listed as a small single-storey rural cottage retaining its historic character, a building type which is becoming increasingly rare.
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