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Lock Up with Forecourt Wall

A Grade II* Listed Building in Bisley, Gloucestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.7531 / 51°45'11"N

Longitude: -2.1411 / 2°8'28"W

OS Eastings: 390354

OS Northings: 206054

OS Grid: SO903060

Mapcode National: GBR 1MN.5GH

Mapcode Global: VH94Z.T6YD

Entry Name: Lock Up with Forecourt Wall

Listing Date: 28 June 1960

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1340366

English Heritage Legacy ID: 132609

Location: Bisley-with-Lypiatt, Stroud, Gloucestershire, GL6

County: Gloucestershire

District: Stroud

Civil Parish: Bisley-with-Lypiatt

Built-Up Area: Bisley

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Bisley All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text


SO 9006 BISLEY-WITH-LYPIATT GEORGE STREET, Bisley Village
(north side)

13/53 Lock-up with forecourt wall

28.6.60

GV II*

Village lock-up. Dated 1824. Ashlar limestone front; coursed
rubble to sides and rear; stone slate roof. Single-storey with 2
cells; small walled forecourt. Ogee-shaped parapet to front gable
with ball finial. Two square-headed openings with C20 restored
iron gates; lunette of same width set immediately above stone
lintel to each opening with iron grid-iron filling. Raised oval
datestone set centrally above. Plain sides and rear. Low
forecourt walls with central gate opening (gate missing) has plain
coping.
Interior: oval stone tunnel-vaulted ceiling to each cell. A very
well preserved example of this building type.


Listing NGR: SO9035406054

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

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