The Pumping House
A historic, Grade-II listed former pumping house on the edge of the Sherwood Forest
Reimagined pumping house
Distinctive brick chimney
Acres of outdoor space
Private parties & dinners
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Hidden in the ancient woodlands of Sherwood Forest, The Pumping House is a gem of Victorian industrial architecture beautifully restored into a contemporary venue.
From out-of-the-ordinary weddings to grand Christmas parties.
This rare heritage location can be configured to make your vision a reality.
Built in 1909 by the Nottingham Water Department, the building retains the eclectic charm of its industrial heritage, with distinctive red-brick frontage, an original combustor chimney and full-length arched windows.
The painstakingly restored interiors can be configured to create a truly personal event.
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The Pumping House is located on a six-acre site in the heart of Sherwood Forest.
Brake Lane, Nottingham NG22 9HQ
- 15 mins from Retford Station
- 1 hour 30 mins from London Kings Cross via train
- The Sherwood Forest is one of the UK’s most precious ancient woodlands
- A place alive in folklore, history and natural beauty
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