Full Report for Listed Buildings


Summary Description of a Listed Buildings


Reference Number
24334
Building Number
 
Grade
II  
Status
Designated  
Date of Designation
27/10/2000  
Date of Amendment
27/10/2000  
Name of Property
Pigsty at Upper White Castle  
Address
 

Location


Unitary Authority
Monmouthshire  
Community
Llantilio Crossenny  
Town
Abergavenny  
Locality
White Castle  
Easting
338053  
Northing
216690  
Street Side
 
Location
Some 15m N of the farmhouse at Upper White Castle.  

Description


Broad Class
 
Period
 

History
C19 pigsty with small yards at the front and enclosed sleeping room at the back. The design incorporates a series of stone feeding shutes in front wall (now blocked).  

Exterior
Three C19 pigsties in linear range. Walls of rubble stone; gabled slate roof with tile ridge. Each pigsty has a small front yard bounded by stone walls with flat coping. The front wall of each yard has a square stone feeding shoot (now blocked). At the back of each yard, doorways lead into an enclosed sleeping chamber.  

Interior
 

Reason for designation
Well- preserved C19 pigsty, having group value with the listed Farmhouse and the Cider House at Upper White Castle, White Castle ruins and the other listed buildings at White Castle.  

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