Historic Landscape Characterisation

Arfon - Area 49 Glasinfryn

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Historic background

A village situated on the former Penrhyn estate.

Key historic landscape characteristics

Estate village

A village constructed in the nineteenth century by the Penrhyn estate; the dwellings are typical polite reinterpretations of the vernacular tradition, and are distinguished by a number of ornamental features such as porches.

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