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CLOCK TOWER LOCK UP

List Entry Summary

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

Name: CLOCK TOWER LOCK UP

List entry Number: 1309432

Location

CLOCK TOWER, HIGH STREET
LOCK UP, HIGH STREET

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

County: Cambridgeshire

District: Huntingdonshire

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Fenstanton

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 24-Oct-1951

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 53877

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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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

Selected 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)

National Grid Reference: TL 31492 68446

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