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Pigsty at Ty-draw

A Grade II Listed Building in Welsh St. Donats, Vale of Glamorgan

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.4689 / 51°28'8"N

Longitude: -3.3783 / 3°22'41"W

OS Eastings: 304360

OS Northings: 175343

OS Grid: ST043753

Mapcode National: GBR HN.LQZ7

Mapcode Global: VH6F9.DBDR

Entry Name: Pigsty at Ty-draw

Listing Date: 21 December 2004

Last Amended: 21 December 2004

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 83406

Building Class: Agriculture and Subsistence

Location: In the south-east corner of the Community in the yard at Ty-draw Farm.

County: Vale of Glamorgan

Town: Cowbridge

Community: Welsh St. Donats (Llanddunwyd)

Community: Welsh St. Donats

Locality: Welsh St Donats

Traditional County: Glamorgan

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History

Considered by RCAHMW to date from the C18, but it is most likely to be from the end of the century.

Exterior

Built of local limestone rubble. Circular in plan with a carefully constructed corbelled stone roof finishing in a knob. There is a narrow opening halfway up the dome to provide ventilation and a low doorway into the rectangular walled pen which itself has a narrow gate.

Interior

The interior has not been altered since it was in use.

Reasons for Listing

Included for its special historic interest as one of the rare surviving corbelled roof pigsties of South Wales.

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