Pont Melin Rug
A Grade II* Listed Building in Cynwyd, Denbighshire
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Latitude: 52.9807 / 52°58'50"N
Longitude: -3.4157 / 3°24'56"W
OS Eastings: 305046
OS Northings: 343529
OS Grid: SJ050435
Mapcode National: GBR 6M.JBSG
Mapcode Global: WH780.HBPS
Entry Name: Pont Melin Rug
Listing Date: 20 October 1966
Last Amended: 28 January 2004
Source ID: 82411
Location: Carries the A5 over the River Alwen approx. 2 km W of Corwen.
Locality: Plas Ucha
Traditional County: Merionethshire
Probably built in the early C18 and similar in style to the local bridges over the River Dee at Corwen, Carrog and Cynwyd.
See Record Number 673 in the Corwen community for full description.
Reasons for Listing
Listed grade II* as a very fine example of a masonry bridge, one of an important series of river bridges in the area from the late C17-early C18.
Other nearby listed buildings
Pon Melin Rug Bridge
Carries the A5 road over the River Alwen 2km approx. W of Corwen.
Entrance Gates at Rug
At the main entrance to the estate from the A5.
Located down a short track off the W side of a lane which runs from Cynwyd to Melin Rug and approximately 0.5km from Pont Melin Rug.
Ice House in the grounds at Rug
Built into the motte towards the SW of the lake.
To the east of and below the lane that leaves the A494 at Druid, 1km approx. from the junction with the main A5 road.
In parkland on the N side of the A5, 3km approx. W of Corwen.
Gate in Garden at Rug
Aligned with the main entrance of the house, at the boundary of garden and park.
Located off the W side of a lane which runs N from Cynwyd to Melin Rug. The front faces S, the ground sloping downhill to the E.