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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

Plus Code: 9C3RCJV8+26

Entry Name: Circular Pigsty at the Meadows

Listing Date: 8 September 1995

Last Amended: 8 September 1995

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

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

Community: Llancarfan

Community: Llancarfan

Locality: Tre-Aubrey

Traditional County: Glamorgan

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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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