This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.
752 BRIDGE STREET (West Side)
SU 4996 1/167 The Old Gaol
1805-1811 by Daniel Harris of Oxford. Coursed rubble. Dominates the entrance to the town. Hexagonal central building with slate roof, central ashlar shaft. Large entrance archway to Bridge Street with two storeys above, three small windows. Three lower radiating wings with small barred rectangular windows ashlar architraves. Slate roofs, hipped at quoins. Band between storeys.
Listing NGR: SU4984396932
Copyright IoE Dr David J Mazey. Source Historic England Archive
This photograph was taken for the Images of England project
People & Organisations
Photographer: Mazey, David J
Rights Holder: Mazey, David J
Ashlar, Rubble, Slate, Georgian Prison, Civil, Legal Site, Arch, Monument <By Form>