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Latitude: 52.8366 / 52°50'11"N
Longitude: -4.094 / 4°5'38"W
OS Eastings: 259039
OS Northings: 328616
OS Grid: SH590286
Mapcode National: GBR 5R.T7ZH
Mapcode Global: WH560.2YQS
Entry Name: Pigsty & Brewhouse range at Gwern Einion
Listing Date: 23 May 2003
Last Amended: 23 May 2003
Source ID: 81089
Building Class: Agriculture and Subsistence
Location: Set at the E side of a country lane off a narrow road which leads ENE off the A496 at Pont Pen-y-sarn-hir. The range is to S of the farmhouse at Gwern Einion.
Traditional County: Merionethshire
Early C19 pigsty and brewhouse range, contemporary with the adjacent farmhouse and annotated on the tithe map of the parish, 1849.
Lofted brewhouse with flanking gabled pigsty units; lean-to addition to L side of front gable of brewhouse and modern lean-to at NW corner built of profiled metal. Built of roughly coursed rubble masonry with large stones as quoins and lintels. Slate roofs of small slates laid to diminishing courses and tiled ridges; the brewhouse has a large stone stack with capping at the rear (E) gable. Entry to the brewhouse through a single doorway with large stone lintel to R of the front (W) gable, a single small window is to L over a later lean-to addition. Flanking pigsty ranges have rubble walls.
The interior could not be inspected at the time of the survey.
Included as a good pigsty and brewhouse range which forms a group with the adjacent contemporary farmhouse at Gwern Einion.
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