Stiffleaf's photos with the llanwrst

gwydir castle, llanwrst, gwynedd

gwydir castle, llanwrst, gwynedd
entrance gates dated 1555, with old ironwork on 1828 doors. the initials I.W. stand for john wynn
Added on August 21, 2013

gwydir castle, llanwrst, gwynedd

gwydir castle, llanwrst, gwynedd
entrance gates dated 1555, with old ironwork on 1828 doors
Added on August 21, 2013

gwydir castle, llanwrst, gwynedd

gwydir castle, llanwrst, gwynedd
the solar tower dates from c.1500, with its porch added c.1570
Added on August 21, 2013

gwydir castle, llanwrst, gwynedd

gwydir castle, llanwrst, gwynedd
this spiral stair turret was added to the hall block of c.1500 when a floor was added c.1538 by john wynn ap meredith, utilising late c15 building materials from maenan abbey
Added on August 21, 2013

gwydir castle, llanwrst, gwynedd

gwydir castle, llanwrst, gwynedd
the early c16 solar block and the hall block to its left once formed parts of a quadrangular building
Added on August 21, 2013

gwydir castle, llanwrst, gwynedd

gwydir castle, llanwrst, gwynedd
porch of c.1570 on the solar tower
Added on August 21, 2013

gwydir castle, llanwrst, gwynedd

gwydir castle, llanwrst, gwynedd
restored eagle over the c16 porch
Added on August 21, 2013

gwydir castle, llanwrst, gwynedd

gwydir castle, llanwrst, gwynedd
carving on spandrels of porch doorway, c16
Added on August 21, 2013

gwydir castle, llanwrst, gwynedd

gwydir castle, llanwrst, gwynedd
carving on spandrels of porch doorway, c16
Added on August 21, 2013

gwydir castle, llanwrst, gwynedd

gwydir castle, llanwrst, gwynedd
the front door of the solar block bears neo-norman carving and looks as if it comes from penrhyn castle, dating it to c.1830
Added on August 21, 2013

gwydir castle, llanwrst, gwynedd

gwydir castle, llanwrst, gwynedd
lower room in the solar block of c.1500, with c17 staircase leading up to the great chamber
Added on August 21, 2013

gwydir castle, llanwrst, gwynedd

gwydir castle, llanwrst, gwynedd
arch braced roof of c.1500 in the great hall, divided with a floor by meredith c.1538
Added on August 21, 2013

gwydir castle, llanwrst, gwynedd

gwydir castle, llanwrst, gwynedd
ostrich plasterwork of c.1578 in the lower great hall
Added on August 21, 2013

gwydir castle, llanwrst, gwynedd

gwydir castle, llanwrst, gwynedd
plasterwork of c.1578 in the lower great hall between the entrance and the spiral stair.
Added on August 21, 2013

gwydir castle, llanwrst, gwynedd

gwydir castle, llanwrst, gwynedd
carved stone from maenan abbey, maybe c13, reused in the c16 building of the spiral stair added to the solar block
Added on August 21, 2013

gwydir castle, llanwrst, gwynedd

gwydir castle, llanwrst, gwynedd
the dining room woodwork dates from the 1640s, and has only recently returned from the metropolitan museum in new york, having been bought by hearst in the 1921 sale.
Added on August 21, 2013

gwydir castle, llanwrst, gwynedd

gwydir castle, llanwrst, gwynedd
the dining room woodwork dates from the 1640s, and has only recently returned from the metropolitan museum in new york, having been bought by hearst in the 1921 sale.
Added on August 21, 2013

gwydir castle, llanwrst, gwynedd

gwydir castle, llanwrst, gwynedd
the dining room woodwork dates from the 1640s, and has only recently returned from the metropolitan museum in new york, having been bought by hearst in the 1921 sale.
Added on August 21, 2013