Epperstone Pinfold, Nottinghamshire. UK
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member ProvTwo2-4
N 53° 01.742 W 001° 01.562
30U E 632377 N 5877322
Quick Description: The Pinfold at Epperstone village, Newark & Sherwood District, Nottinghamshire.
Location: East Midlands, United Kingdom
Date Posted: 5/3/2014 9:14:16 AM
Waymark Code: WMKMNX
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Bear and Ragged
Views: 4

Long Description:
On the north side of  Main Street, Epperstone opposite Dovecote House.
Grade Two listed building dating from the 18th century but possibly on the site of an earlier enclosure.

Constructed of stone coursed rubble approximately 16ins thick, half round coping stones. The walls are 4ft 6ins to 5ft high. The ground inside is rough grass.

Water would have been provided from the Order beck, which runs alongside.

There are the remains of a small pen (6ft x 6ft) in one corner, possibly for pigs.

There is a small information plaque inside.

Restored in 2009.
Approximate dimensions: Irregular rectangle 27ft 6ins x 17ft 9ins

Condition: Well preserved or restored

Marked by sign?: yes

Construction Material: Stone

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