SH7877 : The Smallest House in Great Britain

taken 6 years ago, near to Conwy, Conwy, Great Britain

The Smallest House in Great Britain
The Smallest House in Great Britain
The Smallest House in Great Britain is also known as the Quay House and is a tourist attraction on the quay. The house measures 3.05 metres by 1.8 metres (10 feet by 6 feet) and was used as a residence from the 16th century until 1900. The house was lived in until 1900, when the owner was a 6ft 3 inch (1.9 metres) fisherman named Robert Jones. The rooms were too small for him to stand up in fully and he was eventually forced to move out when the council declared the house unfit for human habitation. The house is still owned by his descendants. The house was closed for the winter when this photo was taken.
Creative Commons Licence [Some Rights Reserved]   © Copyright Jeff Buck and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence.
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
+
+
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
TIP: Click the map for Large scale mapping
Change to interactive Map >
Grid Square
SH7877, 1687 images   (more nearby )
Photographer
  (find more nearby)
Date Taken
Saturday, 28 January, 2012   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 30 January, 2012
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Housing, Dwellings 
Place (from Tags)
Conwy 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SH 7818 7770 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:16.9340N 3:49.7190W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SH 7819 7770
View Direction
West-southwest (about 247 degrees)
Looking for a postcode? Try this pageExternal link
Clickable map
+

Other Tags
Walled Town  Historic House  Tourist Attraction  Smallest House in Great Britain 

Click a tag, to view other nearby images.

Image classification(about): Supplemental image
This page has been viewed about 146 times.
View this location: KML (Google Earth) · Google MapsExternal link · Bing MapsExternal link · OS Map Checksheet · Geograph Map · geotagged! More Links for this image
NW N NE
W Go E
SW S SE
[Mark
You are not logged in login | register