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Cefn-y-Fan, Ruins

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Map ReferenceSH54SW
Grid ReferenceSH5057042080
Unitary (Local) AuthorityGwynedd
Old CountyCaernarfonshire
Type Of SiteHOUSE
The ruins of medieval hall house at Cefn-y-Fan include the service wing and annex.

'Ruins reduced to the lowest courses, probably of 'y' llys ynghefn y fann' of Ieuan ap Maredudd ap Hywel, which with his other house of 'Keselgyfarch' is said to have been burnt by Owain Glyndwr in 1403. Excavations in 1953 [by RCAHMW] confirmed that identification on the whole, although there was no evidence of conflagration.' (Excerpt from Caernarvonshire Inventory, Central, site 890, page 69).

T. Driver, RCAHMW, 28 Feb 2008.