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Pound on Common Approximately 60 Metres from Road

A Grade II Listed Building in Broughton East, Cumbria

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.2264 / 54°13'35"N

Longitude: -2.9435 / 2°56'36"W

OS Eastings: 338584

OS Northings: 481600

OS Grid: SD385816

Mapcode National: GBR 7MWK.JP

Mapcode Global: WH83C.R1H8

Plus Code: 9C6V63G4+HH

Entry Name: Pound on Common Approximately 60 Metres from Road

Listing Date: 25 March 1970

Last Amended: 15 February 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1335772

English Heritage Legacy ID: 76918

Location: Broughton, South Lakeland, Cumbria, LA11

County: Cumbria

Civil Parish: Broughton East

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Field Broughton St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Description

BROUGHTON EAST FIELD BROUGHTON
SD 38 SE
2/9 Pound on common
25.3.70 approx 60m from road
(formerly listed as
Village Pound)
II
Pound. Probably C18. Stone rubble. Oval plan enclosure approx 8m x 11m.
Walls approx 2m high, with limestone coping. Opening to south-west has
limestone quoins and one stone gate post. Used until 1796, when the common land
was enclosed.


Listing NGR: SD3858481600

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