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Latitude: 53.2301 / 53°13'48"N
Longitude: -3.2189 / 3°13'8"W
OS Eastings: 318729
OS Northings: 371034
OS Grid: SJ187710
Mapcode National: GBR 6W.0JL6
Mapcode Global: WH76Y.J2DK
Plus Code: 9C5R6QJJ+2C
Entry Name: Beehive Pigsty at Peacock Farm
Listing Date: 13 January 1987
Last Amended: 31 January 2002
Source ID: 553
Building Class: Agriculture and Subsistence
Location: On the W side of the house, which is reached by a track and is 150m NNE of the parish church.
Community: Halkyn (Helygain)
Traditional County: Flintshire
Tagged with: Pigsty
A late C18 or early C19 oval animal shelter construction to ancient corbelled technique, comprising rubble stone walls and vault. The top is partly missing. A low entrance on the S side has a stone lintel (a former timber shutter is missing). Small opening at rear. Well-preserved interior with lower earth floor.
Listed as a rare surviving example in N Wales of a once common agricultural building type.
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