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Latitude: 53.2883 / 53°17'17"N
Longitude: -4.2354 / 4°14'7"W
OS Eastings: 251083
OS Northings: 379146
OS Grid: SH510791
Mapcode National: GBR HNX0.8MP
Mapcode Global: WH42N.XL9Z
Entry Name: Boiling house and pigsty at Rhos y gad
Listing Date: 27 August 2002
Last Amended: 27 August 2002
Source ID: 26898
Building Class: Agriculture and Subsistence
Location: Set well back, along a private trackway, from a country road which leads N off the A5025 towards the village of Llanbedrgoch. The farm is c1.5kms S of the village and 1.5kms NW of Pentraeth. The bui
County: Isle of Anglesey
Traditional County: Anglesey
Probably C18 or early C19, contemporary with the farmhouse and adjacent agricultural range.
Built of coursed rubble with large stones as quoins, part with widely slobbered mortar. Roof of small slates with tiled ridge and stone coping at E gable. The boiling house opens out onto a cobble area in the SE corner of the farmyard. It has a boarded door to R (W) end of the NW wall; another in the E gable opens into the pigsties which retain feed chutes along the E sty wall.
Interior not inspected at the time of the survey.
Listed as a good C18 or early C19 agricultural building which retains a strong vernacular character and forms a coherent group with the adjacent farm buildings.
Other nearby listed buildings