Lock Up / Clock Tower

Date:
4 Jun 2000
Location:
Lock Up, High Street, Fenstanton, Huntingdonshire, Cambridgeshire, PE28 9JZ
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Clock Tower, High Street, Fenstanton, Huntingdonshire, Cambridgeshire, PE28 9JZ
Reference:
IOE01/02354/11
Type:
Photograph (Digital)

Description

This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

FENSTANTON HIGH STREET 1.

5140 (south side) Clock Tower and Lock Up TL 31 68 19/35 24.10.51 II GV 2.

At junction with Hilton Road. Late C17 clock tower and lock up. Square plan and two-storeys. Red brick with yellow brick rusticated quoins, ashlar plinth. Restored hipped slate roof with wooden louvred bell turret with round arches on each face surmounted by weather vane. Dentil brick eaves cornice. Two plank doors to north and south. One sealed first-floor window and one fixed light with glazing bars in segmental arch. Bell cast by Thomas Norris in 1660 or 1666 (VCH). Clock with octagonal face on east wall from Conington Hall, Cambs. (Inskip Ladds Records, Norris Museum, St Ives, RCHM Huntingdonshire p 92 Mon 3).

Listing NGR: TL3149268446

Content

This is part of the Series: IOE01/0931 IOE Records taken by Jeffery M Hart; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England

Rights

© Mr Jeffery M Hart. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

Photographer: Hart, Jeffery M

Rights Holder: Hart, Jeffery M

Keywords

Ashlar, Brick, Slate, Wood, Stuart Clock Tower, Unassigned, Tower, Building, Weather Vane, Lock Up, Civil, Prison, Legal Site

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