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Corbelled pig-sty at Maen-offeriaid

A Grade II Listed Building in Crymych, Pembrokeshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.9801 / 51°58'48"N

Longitude: -4.7021 / 4°42'7"W

OS Eastings: 214521

OS Northings: 234746

OS Grid: SN145347

Mapcode National: GBR CY.KDB1

Mapcode Global: VH2N7.GH0C

Plus Code: 9C3QX7JX+34

Entry Name: Corbelled pig-sty at Maen-offeriaid

Listing Date: 9 November 1992

Last Amended: 18 June 2004

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 13071

Building Class: Agriculture and Subsistence

Location: On the S side of the house at Maen-offeriaid some 1.7km SE of Pontyglasier.

County: Pembrokeshire

Town: Crymych

Community: Crymych

Community: Crymych

Locality: Eglwyswen

Traditional County: Pembrokeshire

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History

Corbelled pig-sty of uncertain date, probably C19, though of a masonry type of construction dating back to prehistory.

Exterior

Small corbelled pig-sty, square-plan with low tapered-sided entry and stone slab lintel, the roof roughly domed outside, built of corbelled flat stones within. Added stones on right side. Outside the front is a tiny enclosure defined by seven small standing stones.

Reasons for Listing

Included as an extremely rare surviving example of this type of structure in the region.

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