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Latitude: 52.8384 / 52°50'18"N
Longitude: -4.5179 / 4°31'4"W
OS Eastings: 230498
OS Northings: 329733
OS Grid: SH304297
Mapcode National: GBR 56.T6YV
Mapcode Global: WH44N.KXTD
Entry Name: Poultry House at Rhandir
Listing Date: 1 April 1998
Last Amended: 1 April 1998
Source ID: 19644
Building Class: Agriculture and Subsistence
Location: Situated on E side of farmyard above Rhandir, which is about 1 km S of Capel Carmel, Mynytho.
Traditional County: Caernarfonshire
Unusual C19 small outbuilding that appears to combine dove and poultry nesting boxes with a small yard to S that had low lean-to row of slate-roofed arched shelters possibly for geese, now derelict. The farm was part of the Vaynol estate in the C19.
Poultry house, rubble stone with rough slate roof and stone centre stack on which is diagonally set brick shaft with 5 tiers of dove-holes spirally arranged and slate shelves. Small scale, single storey, two rooms within. E side has 2 small brick-arched windows, door each end wall, low to N, higher to S.
Two rooms inside, S room has tiers of poultry nesting boxes on walls and in NW angle. N room appears to have been a pig-sty.
An unusual outbuilding picturesque in inspiration.
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