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Clock Tower lock Up

A Grade II Listed Building in Fenstanton, Cambridgeshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.2984 / 52°17'54"N

Longitude: -0.0731 / 0°4'23"W

OS Eastings: 531492

OS Northings: 268446

OS Grid: TL314684

Mapcode National: GBR K4K.SD5

Mapcode Global: VHGM4.PH6D

Entry Name: Clock Tower lock Up

Listing Date: 24 October 1951

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1309432

English Heritage Legacy ID: 53877

Location: Fenstanton, Huntingdonshire, Cambridgeshire, PE28

County: Cambridgeshire

District: Huntingdonshire

Civil Parish: Fenstanton

Built-Up Area: Fenstanton

Traditional County: Huntingdonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire

Church of England Parish: Fenstanton St Peter and St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Ely

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Listing Text

FENSTANTON HIGH STREET
1.
5140
(south side)
Clock Tower and Lock Up
TL 31 68 19/35 24.10.51
II GV
2.
At junction with Hilton Road. Late C17 clock tower and lock up. Square plan and
two-storeys. Red brick with yellow brick rusticated quoins, ashlar plinth. Restored
hipped slate roof with wooden louvred bell turret with round arches on each face
surmounted by weather vane. Dentil brick eaves cornice. Two plank doors to north
and south. One sealed first-floor window and one fixed light with glazing bars in
segmental arch. Bell cast by Thomas Norris in 1660 or 1666 (VCH). Clock with
octagonal face on east wall from Conington Hall, Cambs. (Inskip Ladds Records,
Norris Museum, St Ives, RCHM Huntingdonshire p 92 Mon 3).


Listing NGR: TL3149268446

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