Circular Pigsty at the Meadows
A Grade II Listed Building in Llancarfan, Vale of Glamorgan
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Latitude: 51.4426 / 51°26'33"N
Longitude: -3.3845 / 3°23'4"W
OS Eastings: 303875
OS Northings: 172419
OS Grid: ST038724
Mapcode National: GBR HN.N9DZ
Mapcode Global: VH6FH.904F
Entry Name: Circular Pigsty at the Meadows
Listing Date: 8 September 1995
Last Amended: 8 September 1995
Source ID: 16412
Building Class: Agriculture and Subsistence
Location: Located on the S side of the road junction, opposite Tre-Aubrey house.
County: Vale of Glamorgan
Traditional County: Glamorgan
Traditional C18 corbelled pigsty constructed of coursed liassic limestone rubble with traces of limewash together with the remains of the pig pen with enclosing walls, also of limestone. The stone stile survives in the wall to the N of the sty.
Reasons for Listing
Listed grade II as a good surviving example of this scarce building type.
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