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The Cage or Lock-Up, Barley

Description: The Cage or Lock-Up

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 May 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 162557

OS Grid Reference: TL3994138371
OS Grid Coordinates: 539941, 238371
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0261, 0.0383

Location: London Road, Barley, Hertfordshire SG8 8JE

Locality: Barley
Local Authority: North Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG8 8JE

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Listing Text

TL 3938 (South side)

7/101 The Cage or Lock-up


Former village lock-up. C17, restored c.1970. Timber frame. Pyramidal
slate roof. Approximately cubic. Close studded plank and muntin frame
with 8 studs to each side. Door to front was originally open behind
studding, now horizontally boarded. Iron strap hinges. Timber finial.
Scheduled Ancient Monument. (RCHM 1910: VCH 1914: Hertfordshire
Archaeology, vol.2, 1970, p.113: Pevsner 1977).

Listing NGR: TL3994138371

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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