House clearance Pinner HA5
Few little facts about Pinner
Pinner is a suburb in the London borough of Harrow. It was in the county of Middlesex until 1965, when it was absorbed by the London Government Act 1963 into Greater London.
Pinner was originally a hamlet, first recorded in 1231, as Pinnora. The oldest part of the village lies around the fourteenth-century parish church of St John the Baptist, at the junction of the present-day Paines Lane, High Street and Church Lane.
the novelist Edward Bulwer-Lytton wrote Eugene Aram at Pinner Wood House in 1832. The novelist Ivy Compton-Burnett was born in the village in 1884. Figures in the world of entertainment associated with Pinner include the musicians Sir Elton John and Simon LeBon.
The BBC sitcom One Foot in the Grave, although filmed elsewhere, was set in Pinner as was the sitcom May to December, which filmed its exterior shots in the High Street. During the 1990s the children's TV series of Aquila was filmed in and around Pinner.