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Latitude: 53.0942 / 53°5'39"N
Longitude: -1.3918 / 1°23'30"W
OS Eastings: 440824
OS Northings: 355395
OS Grid: SK408553
Mapcode National: GBR 7DC.2XL
Mapcode Global: WHDG2.LHF8
Entry Name: House of Confinement
Listing Date: 13 July 1966
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1109033
English Heritage Legacy ID: 79063
Location: Alfreton, Amber Valley, Derbyshire, DE55
District: Amber Valley
Civil Parish: Alfreton
Traditional County: Derbyshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire
Church of England Parish: Alfreton St Martin
Church of England Diocese: Derby
SK 45 NW ALFRETON KING STREET
House of Confinement
Parish lock-up. Mid C18. Ashlar with shallow pitched roof of large stone slabs
plus stone slab ridge stack. Single storey and 2 bays. Gabled street elevation
has central semicircular headed doorcase with wide raised surround, raised keystone
and studded wooden door. Above is a raised plaque inscribed 'House of Confinement'.
To either side there are circular openings with raised plain surrounds. Interior
has central corridor with cells to either side. Unusually large example of village
Listing NGR: SK4082455395
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