Cart Shelter and Pigsties at Plas-uchaf
A Grade II Listed Building in Llanllechid, Gwynedd
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Latitude: 53.2083 / 53°12'30"N
Longitude: -4.0664 / 4°3'58"W
OS Eastings: 262095
OS Northings: 369913
OS Grid: SH620699
Mapcode National: GBR 5S.1W4G
Mapcode Global: WH548.HMV8
Entry Name: Cart Shelter and Pigsties at Plas-uchaf
Listing Date: 9 March 2000
Last Amended: 9 March 2000
Source ID: 22948
Building Class: Agriculture and Subsistence
Location: Situated immediately to the north of the farm cottages at Plas-uchaf; rubblestone wall defines small yard to front (west) of cart shelter and pigsties front onto another yard to east.
Traditional County: Caernarfonshire
Contemporary with the cottages and other farmbuildings at Plas-uchaf.
Cart shelter and pigsties, the former the larger of the 2 buildings and to the south, the whole range set on a north-south alignment. Roughly coursed rubblestone; slate roofs. Cart shelter has 2 open bays with substantial stone pier between on west; pigsties face onto yard to east and are divided into one large and one smaller pen with well-preserved troughs and iron gates to front.
Interior not accessible at time of Survey.
Reasons for Listing
Included as an integral part of the well-preserved mid-C19 farmstead group at Plas-uchaf.
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