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Lock Up and Pound

A Grade II Listed Building in Breedon on the Hill, Leicestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.8022 / 52°48'7"N

Longitude: -1.3982 / 1°23'53"W

OS Eastings: 440668

OS Northings: 322904

OS Grid: SK406229

Mapcode National: GBR 7HV.7BK

Mapcode Global: WHDHF.HTDN

Entry Name: Lock Up and Pound

Listing Date: 29 December 1952

Last Amended: 16 January 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1074127

English Heritage Legacy ID: 358070

Location: Breedon on the Hill, North West Leicestershire, Leicestershire, DE73

County: Leicestershire

District: North West Leicestershire

Civil Parish: Breedon on the Hill

Built-Up Area: Breedon on the Hill

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Breedon-on-the-Hill St Mary and St Hardulph

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text

BREEDON-ON-THE-HILL MAIN STREET
SR 42 SW
(BREEDON)
4/23
Lock-up and Pound
29.12.52 (formerly listed as The
Round House)
GV II

Lock-up with small attached pound. Probably C18. Rubble stone. Lock-up is
circular, with conical stone roof and wrought iron weathervane with later cock
finial. Old board and stud door with pierced metal grille and long strap
hinges. No windows. Pound, to left, is irregularly shaped and has walls about
2 m high, with dressed stone coping. Incorporated in wall to street is a frag-
ment of moulded C12 masonry with dogtooth ornament. C20 wooden gate.


Listing NGR: SK4066822904

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