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Former Lock Up, Trowbridge

Description: Former Lock Up

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 December 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 314193

OS Grid Reference: ST8536058001
OS Grid Coordinates: 385360, 158001
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3209, -2.2115

Location: Wicker Hill, Trowbridge, Wiltshire BA14 8JS

Locality: Trowbridge
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: BA14 8JS

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Listing Text

Former Lock-up
[formerly listed as Lock-up
(immediately east of
Town Bridge)]
ST 8557 4/84 29.12.50.


Immediately east of Town Bridge on south east side. Formerly dated 1757, called
'The Blind House'. Damaged in riots 1826 and in 1942 by Bomb blast. Now restored.
Single storey, square stone block with stepped coping to square dome with ball
finial. Panel of rusticated stone to road. Open gabled stone porch, stout plank
door, formerly iron clad and nailstudded.

Listing NGR: ST8536058001

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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