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Former Lock Up

A Grade II Listed Building in Trowbridge, Wiltshire

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Latitude: 51.3209 / 51°19'15"N

Longitude: -2.2115 / 2°12'41"W

OS Eastings: 385360

OS Northings: 158001

OS Grid: ST853580

Mapcode National: GBR 1SS.5PJ

Mapcode Global: VH972.M276

Plus Code: 9C3V8QCQ+9C

Entry Name: Former Lock Up

Listing Date: 29 December 1950

Last Amended: 26 November 1976

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1283671

English Heritage Legacy ID: 314193

ID on this website: 101283671

Location: Trowbridge, Wiltshire, BA14

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Trowbridge

Built-Up Area: Trowbridge

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Trowbridge St James

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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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

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