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Ty Mawr Wybrnant

Penmachno, Snowdonia National Park LL25 0HJ, Wales
+44 1690 760213
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Wonderful visit

Very interesting visit made super special by the informative and interesting talk provided by Will... read more

Reviewed 10 June 2017
Anne H
Wonderfully interesting!

A group of four friends visited this National Trust property. The building was fascinating but the... read more

Reviewed 10 June 2017
Helen C
Leura, Australia
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“ty mawr” (16 reviews)
Penmachno, Snowdonia National Park LL25 0HJ, Wales
+44 1690 760213
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Reviewed 10 June 2017

Very interesting visit made super special by the informative and interesting talk provided by Will who was the National Trust representative there. He was entertaining and incredibly knowledgable we learnt so much about the social history of the place it was told with humour and...More

Thank Anne H
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

A group of four friends visited this National Trust property. The building was fascinating but the highlight was the caretaker, Will, telling the most wonderful story of historical living conditions in this building. He explained in detail how life was for families up to the...More

Thank Helen C
Reviewed 10 June 2017

After driving through really fabulous scenery we came to Ty Mawr which is a really adorable rustic stone house in the middle of nowhere. Our guide is a most amusing man who told us the stories of the former inhabitants and their harrowing tribulations. Imagine...More

Thank Roslyn35
Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

This is quite possibly the most remote National Trust site I've been to on the UK mainland. A long narrow road takes you to the house which is nestled at the bottom of a valley a few miles from Penmachno. Our guide has lived in...More

1  Thank Gary T
Reviewed 30 January 2017

This National Trust property was the birthplace of (Bishop) William Morgan, (in 1545), who first translated the whole of the Bible into Welsh. The small house is approached along some very narrow tracks, (drivers beware), and the car park is a 500 yard walk away....More

1  Thank Philip S
Reviewed 16 December 2016

Beautiful location and fascinating place. Peaceful setting. The guide is very knowledgeable. A great day out.

Thank anniewales30
Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

As i have been studying welsh for many years and married to a Welsh man. I was interested to see this place once i joined the National Trust. Last weekend was Drws Agored/Open Doors. So we chose to come and see what was here. We...More

Thank Angela R
Reviewed 11 September 2016

A delightful little cottage set in beautiful surroundings, so peaceful. We visited with our dog on Friday and had a wonderful reception. The Guide was so good and friendly. He knew so much about the history of the cottage and put his knowledge over in...More

Thank June C
Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

Found this by accident and what a treat. Such a lovely spot and curator told us about all the history of the house and the bibles upstairs.

1  Thank Natasha E
Reviewed 20 August 2016

The weather had been grim so we decided to just head off to see where the first translator of the Bible into Welsh had been born. As you drive there, you do begin to wonder where you are going, but that is part of the...More

3  Thank KarenChester4
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