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Latitude: 53.0277 / 53°1'39"N
Longitude: -2.9945 / 2°59'40"W
OS Eastings: 333397
OS Northings: 348283
OS Grid: SJ333482
Mapcode National: GBR 75.FC3T
Mapcode Global: WH894.Z567
Entry Name: Combined Pigsties and Hen House at New Sontley Farm
Listing Date: 3 December 1996
Last Amended: 3 December 1996
Source ID: 17878
Building Class: Agriculture and Subsistence
Location: Situated to the W of New Sontley Farmhouse.
Community: Marchwiel (Marchwiail)
Traditional County: Denbighshire
Probably early C19, some alteration later C20.
Red brick, slate roof, moulded stone capping to pigsty yard wall. Monopitch shed; S end has 2 small openings at ground level for poultry and a door in the left hand return elevation. The remainder of the range consists of 4 pigsties with paired doors in yard walls. Each sty is served by an external bowl mounted on a brick plinth which connects to internal ceramic chute and feeding trough. The bowls are ceramic except that at the S end which is stone. Simple paired entrances under cambered arches give to the shed. The yard dividing walls have been damaged.
Listed as an example of a combined pigsty and henhouse and for group value with New Sontley Farmhouse and former stable.
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