History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Boiling house and pigsty at Prysan-fawr

A Grade II Listed Building in Bodedern, Isle of Anglesey

We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?

Upload Photo »

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »


Latitude: 53.2816 / 53°16'53"N

Longitude: -4.4816 / 4°28'53"W

OS Eastings: 234653

OS Northings: 378938

OS Grid: SH346789

Mapcode National: GBR HN90.XKM

Mapcode Global: WH42K.4S54

Entry Name: Boiling house and pigsty at Prysan-fawr

Listing Date: 4 March 1998

Last Amended: 4 March 1998

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 19492

Building Class: Domestic

Location: Boiling house and pigsty range forming the S side of the U-plan farmyard at Prysan-fawr.

County: Isle of Anglesey

Community: Bodedern

Community: Bodedern

Locality: Prysan-fawr

Find accommodation in


Probably C19 boiling house, later extensions comprise a store-shed and later pigsty.


A single storey boiling house, with limewashed rubble walls, and a pitched roof of old small slates, grouted, with an iron skylight. Brick chimney to left (E) gable end. Door to right (W) gable end. Abutting the left (E) gable end is a smaller shed of rubble with a slate roof, with a pigsty at the E end of the range.


The boiling house is of 2 bays, with a collared truss of sawn timbers. In the E gable is a central brick fireplace with a cast-iron boiler in the corner to the left (N).

Reasons for Listing

Listed as a well-preserved boiling house, unusual in retaining its cast-iron boiler, which together with the pigsty forms part of a complete farmstead group with Prysan-fawr.

Other nearby listed buildings

  • II Prysan-fawr
    Located c2km SE of Bodedern, at the end of a long farm track. The house is in a range with a cartshed, overlooking a U-plan farmyard formed by the stable-barn-cowhouse range to the N and the boiling h
  • II Stable, barn and cowhouse at Prysan-fawr
    A long range forming the N side of the farmyard at Prysan-fawr.
  • II Cowhouse at Prysan-fawr
    Located a short distance to the NE of the main farm group of Prysan-fawr.
  • II Tre Iorwerth
    Set back from the B5109 and reached by private driveway c2km ESE of Bodedern.
  • II Milestone in Bryngwran
    Abutting a rubble wall, set back slightly from the N side of the High Street (A5) in Bryngwran.
  • II Pandy Cymunod
    Located c2.5km S of Bodedern, near the community boundary. A small group comprising mill and attached workshop, house and outbuildings.
  • II Soar Chapel and chapel house
    Located on the SE outskirts of Bodedern. The chapel stands in a square garden demarcated by a low wall, with the adjoining chapel house having a separate garden.
  • II Ardwyn
    Located near the centre of Bodedern, on a small road running between London Road and Garden Lane. Set back from the road behind a low stone wall with railings; dressed stone gateposts with pyramidal h

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.