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Latitude: 51.4499 / 51°26'59"N
Longitude: -3.4176 / 3°25'3"W
OS Eastings: 301586
OS Northings: 173278
OS Grid: ST015732
Mapcode National: GBR HM.MT73
Mapcode Global: VH6F8.QT3C
Entry Name: Pigsty at Church Cottage
Listing Date: 1 January 1973
Last Amended: 22 September 1995
Source ID: 16421
Building Class: Agriculture and Subsistence
Location: Located to the W of Church Cottage, set within its garden, immediately to the W of the parish church of St Hilary and to the S of the Bush Inn.
County: Vale of Glamorgan
Community: Llanfair (Llan-fair)
Locality: St Hilary
Traditional County: Glamorgan
A typical conical Glamorgan pigsty of circular plan. Probably of C19 date. Limestone rubble construction with conical roof rising to approximately 2m in height. Remains of pig pen still evident with stile to the W set within low rubble wall. Bisected by a small flight of steps leading from front of house to rear with feeding trough set to the E of the sty with trough against the flank wall of the house.
Listed grade II as a rare surviving example of a traditional Glamorgan pigsty.
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