CLOCK TOWER LOCK UP

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1309432

Date first listed: 24-Oct-1951

Statutory Address: CLOCK TOWER, HIGH STREET

Statutory Address: LOCK UP, HIGH STREET

Map

Ordnance survey map of CLOCK TOWER
LOCK UP
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Location

Statutory Address: CLOCK TOWER, HIGH STREET

Statutory Address: LOCK UP, HIGH STREET

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

County: Cambridgeshire

District: Huntingdonshire (District Authority)

Parish: Fenstanton

National Grid Reference: TL 31492 68446

Summary

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

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

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number: 53877

Legacy System: LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Inventory of Huntingdonshire, (1926), 92
Salzman, L F, The Victoria History of the County of Cambridgeshire and the Isle of Ely, (1948)

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