PIERCEFIELD, THE PLATFORM, CHEPSTOW

Site Details



NPRN
276013
Map Reference
ST59NW
Grid Reference
ST5328595357
Unitary (Local) Authority
Monmouthshire
Old County
Monmouthshire
Community
St Arvans
Type of Site
FOLLY
Broad Class
Gardens, Parks and Urban Spaces
Period
Post Medieval;Modern

Site Description

1. An elevated viewing platform, 7.5m wide by 2.8m deep, built out over a natural rock outcrop. The platform was one of the principle viewing structures constructed along the length of the 18th-century Piercefield Walk.
Source: Cadw scheduling description of 08. 2000 F.Foster/RCAHMW 03. 2006

2. This garden is depicted on the Second Edition Ordnance Survey 25-inch map of Monmouthshire XXVI, sheet 13 (1902). C.S.Briggs 16.05.06

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