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Privy block at Rectory

A Grade II Listed Building in Llaneilian, Isle of Anglesey

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.4066 / 53°24'23"N

Longitude: -4.299 / 4°17'56"W

OS Eastings: 247267

OS Northings: 392433

OS Grid: SH472924

Mapcode National: GBR HMRP.PJ2

Mapcode Global: WH421.YM0T

Entry Name: Privy block at Rectory

Listing Date: 24 January 2001

Last Amended: 24 January 2001

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 24554

Building Class: Domestic

Location: Set back from the N side of a lane which runs E off the country road between the villages of Llaneilian and Pengorffwysfa; c550m SSE of the Church of St Eilian. The privy block is directly to the N o

County: Isle of Anglesey

Community: Llaneilian

Community: Llaneilian

Locality: Llaneilan

Traditional County: Anglesey

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History

Early C19, probably contemporary with the main part of the rectory building.

Exterior

Square privy block built of local rubble masonry, mortared; pyramidal roof, with projecting eaves, of small, old slates, grouted. The two sides of the privy block are separated internally and externally by a rubble wall which extends N from the rectory. Symmetrically planned, each side has a doorway in the S wall and single, small paned light in the return elevations.

Interior

Subdivided internally by the continuation of the rubblestone wall which extends N from the rectory. The privy retains the seating for 2 privys in each room; positioned along the central wall.

Reasons for Listing

Included as a well-preserved privy, an integral part of the group at the Rectory.

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  • II Garden wall, railings and gates at Rectory
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  • II Tan y Fynwent
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