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Old Gaol

A Grade II Listed Building in Peterborough, City of Peterborough

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Latitude: 52.573 / 52°34'22"N

Longitude: -0.2546 / 0°15'16"W

OS Eastings: 518380

OS Northings: 298675

OS Grid: TL183986

Mapcode National: GBR HZP.NFN

Mapcode Global: WHHNK.2L09

Entry Name: Old Gaol

Listing Date: 7 May 1973

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1126946

English Heritage Legacy ID: 49695

Location: Peterborough, PE3

County: City of Peterborough

Electoral Ward/Division: Central

Built-Up Area: Peterborough

Traditional County: Northamptonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire

Church of England Parish: Peterborough St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Listing Text

Old Gaol
TL 1898 NE 6/40
1842. W J Donthorne, architect. Norman style, built of stone with a slate
roof. Entrance tower in centre with 2 round turrets and machicolations.
Door with portcullis above set in arched portal. 3 large round-arched
windows either side with flanking colonettes. Round turrets at corners
of facade resting on battered plinths.

Listing NGR: TL1838098675

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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