Gwynedd (Pevsner Architectural Guides (Hardcover)

Buildings of Wales)

By Richard Haslam, Julian Orbach, Adam Voelcker

Yale University Press, 9780300141696, 800pp.

Publication Date: October 6, 2009

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Description

No area of Wales is more rewarding to the architectural traveler than Gwynedd—the historic counties of Anglesey, Caernarfon and Merioneth, which are the setting for many of Wales’s greatest buildings. This book examines the buildings of the region, from Beaumaris, Caernafon, Conwy, and Harlech castles and atmospheric medieval churches to Nonconformist chapels and houses in distinctive vernacular traditions.



About the Author

Richard Haslam has contributed to the Buildings of Wales series from its foundation; Julian Orbach is an independent architectural historian, and Adam Voelcker is an architect practicing in North Wales.