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Wenallt, Marine Terrace

A Grade II Listed Building in Porthmadog, Gwynedd

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Latitude: 52.9225 / 52°55'20"N

Longitude: -4.131 / 4°7'51"W

OS Eastings: 256834

OS Northings: 338246

OS Grid: SH568382

Mapcode National: GBR 5P.MYVN

Mapcode Global: WH55L.JS2X

Entry Name: Wenallt, Marine Terrace

Listing Date: 26 September 2005

Last Amended: 26 September 2005

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 85362

Location: A terraced house on the hillside to the W of and overlooking the harbour.

County: Gwynedd

Town: Porthmadog

Community: Porthmadog

Community: Porthmadog

Built-Up Area: Porthmadog

Traditional County: Caernarfonshire

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Marine Terrace is first shown in a view of Porthmadog by C.F. Williams, dated 1849, and is mentioned by Owen Morris in 1856. The terrace is shown on the 1871 Tremadog estate plan and 1888 Ordnance Survey. No 4 is mid C19 but its roughcast front is a later alteration.


A 2-storey 3-window house of roughcast front, renewed slate roof and shared roughcast end stacks. Openings are offset slightly to the L side and have hood moulds. The central entrance, above street level and reached up steps, has a half-glazed panel door and overlight. Windows are 4-pane horned sashes, shorter in the upper storey.


Not inspected.

Reasons for Listing

Listed for its special architectural interest as a well-preserved town house retaining definite C19 character, part of a well-preserved C19 terrace overlooking the harbour and the Cob.

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