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Y Bwthyn

A Grade II Listed Building in Porthmadog, Gwynedd

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.9407 / 52°56'26"N

Longitude: -4.1391 / 4°8'20"W

OS Eastings: 256348

OS Northings: 340290

OS Grid: SH563402

Mapcode National: GBR 5P.LWHH

Mapcode Global: WH55L.DB7X

Entry Name: Y Bwthyn

Listing Date: 1 April 1974

Last Amended: 26 September 2005

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 85410

Location: In a short row of terraced houses set back from the road, approximately 450m W of Tremadog centre.

County: Gwynedd

Community: Porthmadog

Community: Porthmadog

Locality: Tremadog

Traditional County: Caernarfonshire

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History

Factory Place was built in the early C19 to house workmen and women at the adjoining woollen manufactory, which opened in 1806. The houses are shown on the 1842 Tithe map.

Exterior

A double-fronted 1½-storey house, pebble-dashed over stone, with slate roof and stack to the R. Replacement windows, including raked half dormers, are in smooth-rendered surrounds. The central entrance has a lean-to porch with half-glazed door. Set forward on the L side is a 2-window extension under a slate roof with L end stack and doorway in the gable end. The rear of the extension is splayed, where the house backs on to the road. The rear of the main house has an added half dormer.

Interior

Not inspected.

Reasons for Listing

Listed, notwithstanding some alteration, for its special interest as one of a row of houses associated with and contributing to the historical integrity of the Tremadog Manufactory, and for its contribution to the overall historical integrity of Tremadog.

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  • II Ty Gwyn
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  • II* Tremadog Manufactory
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  • II Ty Felin (Mill House)
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