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Old Parish Lock Up, Wath upon Dearne

Description: Old Parish Lock Up

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 October 1973
English Heritage Building ID: 335564

OS Grid Reference: SE4316800871
OS Grid Coordinates: 443168, 400871
Latitude/Longitude: 53.5028, -1.3506

Location: 35 Thornhill Place, Wath upon Dearne S63 6SN

Locality: Wath upon Dearne
County: Rotherham
Country: England
Postcode: S63 6SN

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Listing Text

(east side)

2/56 Old Parish Lock-up


Lock-up. Early C19. Coursed, rock-faced sandstone; stone slate roof.
Small, 2-storey building in rugged style. Plinth; deeply-coursed
ground-floor walling. Gable front: studded oak door in porch with
monolithic jambs and pediment-shaped monolithic slab roof. Window
above (now bricked-up) has rock-faced sill and lintel. Heavy rock-faced
kneelers and gable copings. End stack to left. Damaged roof. Rear:
stair projection with separate doorway and slab roof.

Interior: 2 cells with ashlared walls pierced by small light holes.
Stone toilet to each cell. Constable's room on 1st floor has fireplace.

Listing NGR: SE4313500855

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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