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Latitude: 51.7644 / 51°45'51"N
Longitude: -3.0449 / 3°2'41"W
OS Eastings: 327986
OS Northings: 207816
OS Grid: SO279078
Mapcode National: GBR J3.04SB
Mapcode Global: VH79D.5XM9
Entry Name: 'Beehive' Pigsty at Blaengwenffrwd Farm
Listing Date: 15 February 1974
Last Amended: 9 December 2005
Source ID: 87222
Building Class: Agriculture and Subsistence
Location: On the north side of the Blaenavon road just before it leaves the Community at its western extremity.
Community: Llanover (Llanofer)
Locality: Upper Llanover
Traditional County: Monmouthshire
Probably C18 but using an ancient construction type once used for human habitation. The walled yard was added in the C19 and has recently been repaired.
Conical structure of corbelled stone, now clad externally in roughcast render. Added walled yard of rough red sandstone with cock-and-hen coping, plank door.
Included for its special interest as an unusual surviving complete example of a corbelled roof pigsty of local type.
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