Full Report for Listed Buildings
Summary Description of a Listed Buildings
Date of Designation
Date of Amendment
Name of Property
Beehive Pigsty at Peacock Farm
On the W side of the house, which is reached by a track and is 150m NNE of the parish church.
Agriculture and Subsistence
A late C18 or early C19 oval animal shelter construction to ancient corbelled technique, comprising rubble stone walls and vault. The top is partly missing. A low entrance on the S side has a stone lintel (a former timber shutter is missing). Small opening at rear. Well-preserved interior with lower earth floor.
Reason for designation
Listed as a rare surviving example in N Wales of a once common agricultural building type.
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