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Pigsties at Bwthyn Cochwillan

A Grade II Listed Building in Llanllechid, Gwynedd

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Latitude: 53.2037 / 53°12'13"N

Longitude: -4.0872 / 4°5'13"W

OS Eastings: 260687

OS Northings: 369437

OS Grid: SH606694

Mapcode National: GBR 5R.23MM

Mapcode Global: WH548.5QZV

Entry Name: Pigsties at Bwthyn Cochwillan

Listing Date: 9 March 2000

Last Amended: 9 March 2000

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 22960

Building Class: Agriculture and Subsistence

Location: Situated to the east of Bwthyn Cochwillan on the property boundary with Cochwillan, the back wall of the pigsties being in the front garden of Cochwillan.

County: Gwynedd

Community: Llanllechid

Community: Llanllechid

Locality: Cochwillan

Traditional County: Caernarfonshire

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Mid-C19 pigsties probably built simultaneously with Bwthyn Cochwillan.


Irregularly coursed rubblestone with slate slab coping to pens; gable-ended slate roof with coped verges and ridge ventilators. 3 pens on west side with doors to interior divided by stone cross walls; slate and brick feeding troughs.

Reasons for Listing

Included as a particularly well-preserved set of pigsties forming part of the unusually large and essentially unaltered later C19 farm complex at Cochwillan.

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