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Latitude: 53.1757 / 53°10'32"N
Longitude: -3.1667 / 3°10'0"W
OS Eastings: 322118
OS Northings: 364919
OS Grid: SJ221649
Mapcode National: GBR 6Y.3Z63
Mapcode Global: WH775.BF9T
Entry Name: Cowshed Range at Rhual
Listing Date: 14 June 1995
Last Amended: 14 June 1995
Source ID: 16141
Building Class: Agriculture and Subsistence
Location: Situated in the yard to the north of Rhual reached from a drive running N off the Mold/Gwernaffield by-road.
Community: Gwernaffield with Pantymwyn (Gwernaffield gyda Pantymwyn)
Traditional County: Flintshire
Constructed mid C18, interior substantially altered with loss of roof structure, late C20.
Random rubble with roughly squared quoins, dressed stone surrounds to openings. Zinc roof with timber bellcote at S end surmounted by a weather vane with the figure of a running fox. Elevation to yard has a range of three openings with arched heads, the central one has a circular pitching eye above. To the right of this a tall arched cart entrance with a small circular pitching eye, and further range of three openings to the right with a further cart entrance, now blocked, in the end bay.
The roof structure has been replaced with a later C20 iron roof. The interior has been altered and subdivided, but some elements of the C18 ceilings survive in places.
Group value with the cruck barn, stables and Rhual.
Listed as an example of a C18 farm building of quality which retains much of its external character.
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