HOUSE OF CONFINEMENT

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1109033
Date first listed:
13-Jul-1966
Statutory Address:
HOUSE OF CONFINEMENT, KING STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
HOUSE OF CONFINEMENT, KING STREET

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County:
Derbyshire
District:
Amber Valley (District Authority)
Parish:
Alfreton
National Grid Reference:
SK 40824 55395

Details

SK 45 NW ALFRETON KING STREET (west side) 1/20 House of Confinement 13.7.66

II

Parish lock-up. Mid C18. Ashlar with shallow pitched roof of large stone slabs plus stone slab ridge stack. Single storey and 2 bays. Gabled street elevation has central semicircular headed doorcase with wide raised surround, raised keystone and studded wooden door. Above is a raised plaque inscribed 'House of Confinement'. To either side there are circular openings with raised plain surrounds. Interior has central corridor with cells to either side. Unusually large example of village lock-up.

Listing NGR: SK4082455395

Legacy

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Legacy System number:
79063
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

End of official listing

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