Dinton Castle - Dinton nr Aylesbury Bucks
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Norfolk12
N 51° 47.838 W 000° 53.490
30U E 645394 N 5740596
Quick Description: The remains of Dinton Castle a Grade II listed ruined mock-fortified building on a slight hill surrounded by Trees on th eOxford Road At Dinton , In Buckinghamshire.
Location: Southern England, United Kingdom
Date Posted: 9/15/2012 3:31:57 PM
Waymark Code: WMF9MX
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member BarbershopDru
Views: 1

Long Description:
Dinton Castle also known as Dinton Folly, though this was constructed in 1769 by Sir John Vanhattem. This octagonal folly has deteriorated over recent years, although it is a listed building., but has recently undergone some restoration work. with new wooden braces and remedial brickwork inside.
There are several fossil in the walls of the building.
Type: Ruin

Fee: none

Hours:
visiting available anytime


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