East Leake Pinfold, East Leake Parish, District of Rushcliffe, Nottinghamshire UK
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member ProvTwo2-4
N 52° 49.865 W 001° 10.836
30U E 622571 N 5855031
Quick Description: The Pinfold, East Leake, Nottinghamshire, UK
Location: East Midlands, United Kingdom
Date Posted: 5/5/2014 4:57:15 AM
Waymark Code: WMKN52
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Bear and Ragged
Views: 8

Long Description:
Located on the Village Green, Opposite the church. Grade 2 listed building.

Constructed of limestone rubble 15ins thick, with gritstone coping stones. The walls are 3ft 7ins high, with a rear wall of 4ft 10ins.

There is an original opening in one corner, 4ft wide with no gate. A second opening has been made for public access, with three steps down to the level of the green.

The floor is concreted with two seats, and flowerbeds inside the pinfold.

A nearby stream may have provided water.

The pinfold was restored in 1989 and again in 2012.

There is a commemorative plaque and an information panel.
Approximate dimensions: Rectangle 25ft 2ins x 18ft 10ins.

Condition: Well preserved or restored

Marked by sign?: yes

Construction Material: Other

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