1975 Sale of the Nannau Estate – Historical Note Preface

Preface page from the 1975 Auction catalogue of the Nannau Estate Historical Note Merioneth County was absorbed into Gwynedd which was formed in 1974. Until that date Merioneth was a County on its...
Lletty'r Hwsmon

Lletty’r Hwsmon

Meaning “Accommodation of the Farmer” (who keeps livestock) From the 1975 Auction Catalogue (Lot 7) Lletty’r Hwsmon DOLGELLAU A CHARMING MODERNISED SMALL COUNTRY HOUSE occupying a unique site on high ground with extensive views, situated on...
Cae Clyd

Cae Clyd

Meaning “Sheltered Field”. NOTE: The old welsh word “Clyd” has the same derivation as used in the River Clyde in Scotland (“Sheltered River”). From the 1975 Auction Catalogue (Lot 25) Cae Clyd LLANELLTYD AN ATTRACTIVE BUT...
Tyddyn Bach Farm, Llanfachreth

Tyddyn Bach Farm

From the 1975 Auction Catalogue (Lot 15) Tyddyn Bach Farm (with Glasdir Uchaf Land) LLANFACHRETH With a Licence to Graze 120 Sheep on Rhobell Mynydd (part of Lot 1). Situated on the west of the Estate...
Pen-y-Cefn Uchaf in 2015

Pen-y-Cefn Uchaf

From the 1975 Auction Catalogue (Lot 26) Pen-y-Cefn Uchaf Farm DOLGELLAU Extending to about 23.458 Acres. This small Dairy Farm is situated at the extreme south-western corner of the Estate, close in to Dolgellau, the...
Pen-Fridd

Pen-y-Fridd

aka Pen Fridd “End (or Head) of the Upland Pasture” From the 1975 Auction Catalogue (Lot 3) Pen-y-Fridd LLANFACHRETH A MODERNISED COUNTRY COTTAGE Delightfully situated in a secluded position surrounded by farmland and woodland and approached...
Hengae

Hengae

Meaning “Old Field” From the 1975 Auction Catalogue Hengae NANNAU HOME FARM LLANFACHRETH A DETACHED TWO-STOREY COUNTRY COTTAGE in need of modernisation and conversion situated on the roadside at Nannau, about midway between Dolgellau and Llanfachreth. The Cottage...
Pandy Bach

Pandy Bach

From the 1975 Auction Catalogue Situated on the north side of the Parish road, with views to Cader Idris, and comprising a detached stone and slate modernised Cottage with a concrete brick...

Derwen Ceubren yr Ellyll

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