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Hafodunos: A Gilbert Scott Masterpiece

The alarm rang at 6.30am and after almost four hours of driving through some of the most beautiful scenery that North Wales has to offer, I arrived along a country road and was greeted by the gate house. I slowed … Continue reading

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Neuadd Fawr: The south east elevation

Here we have  Neuadd Fawr in Carmarthenshire, The  first photo was take over 100 years ago the second in 2013 after the house had become derelict. you can see that the stone balustrade was removed at some point. I have recreated the … Continue reading

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Remote, Derelict and on the Market

The derelict farmhouse known as Pemprys, twenty minutes from Aberystwyth is currently on the market. If seclusion is what you’re after then this house is the one for you! This Grade II listed building is sited on a small plot … Continue reading

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Brynkir Revisited

A weekend in north Wales, led to a rather spontaneous visit to Brynkir, which is located on the edge of the beautiful Snowdonia  National Park. Leaving the car in a lay by I asked my friends to follow me.  Slightly … Continue reading

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Plas Gwynfryn

Less than a year after I made my visit to Plas Gwynfryn I stumbled upon a photo on the internet showing the recent collapse of part on the front facade on the house. I could not help but think that … Continue reading

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The Gatehouse at Dunraven Castle

The Gatehouse is a Grade II listed building. It sits to the North-east of the site where Dunraven Castle used to be. (Sadly the castle itself was demolished in 1963 due to being unstable, and just the walled garden and … Continue reading

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Brynkir Hall

As another archaeological dig is about to start on the site of Brynkir Hall in Gwynedd, I reminisce about my adventure of finding Brynkir.  I had managed to track down the location to a wooded site on the edge of … Continue reading

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