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Latitude: 53.1707 / 53°10'14"N
Longitude: -3.2624 / 3°15'44"W
OS Eastings: 315711
OS Northings: 364481
OS Grid: SJ157644
Mapcode National: GBR 6V.460B
Mapcode Global: WH773.VKNL
Plus Code: 9C5R5PCQ+72
Entry Name: Vaulted Structure immediately to rear of Garth Farmhouse
Listing Date: 16 October 1995
Last Amended: 16 October 1995
Source ID: 16437
Building Class: Domestic
Location: Situated to the rear of the house, partially set into a grassed bank.
Locality: Moel Dywyll
Traditional County: Flintshire
Probably of C19 date and built as a type of farm store. Given the diagnostic openings at both ends it was probably a potato clamp although its height makes it larger than most other examples. A boiler was added in the late C19.
Long rectangular rubble-built and tunnel-vaulted structure approximately 3.5m long. Open at both ends and with boarded door facing house.
A semi-octagonal brick and stone rubble boiler of later C19 character is attached to one side at the end closest to the farm.
Listed as a large and scarce example of this historic type of farm building, associated with the C19 improvements to Garth Farm.