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NPRN 33103

Map Reference SH84NW

Grid Reference SH84104879

Unitary (Local) Authority Conwy

Old County Caernarfonshire

Community Ysbyty Ifan

Type of Site VILLAGE

Broad Class CIVIL

Period General

Site Description Ysbyty Ifan is a well-preserved estate village on the river Conwy. It derives its name from a preceptory (or hospital) belonging to the Knights of St. John of Jerusalem, founded by Ivan ab Rhys, about the year 1189. The present church of St John is built on the site of the hospital.

Associated with:
St John's church (Nprn 309304)
Tan y Porth Inn (Nprn 35494)
Corn Mill (Nprn 24902)

RCAHMW, 2009.

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