Alternative Names Charlwood Cage
Location Rosemary Lane Charlwood
Map location exact or closely approximate
Year opened c.1792
Year closed unknown
Century of Operation 1700-1799, 1800-1899
Building Type Lock-Up
Remarks Date given on plaque.
'2. Probably early C19. One storey built of local stone rubble with red brick quoins and galletting of small stone chips. Hipped tiled roof. Inside were 2 cells each with a barred window to the outside. Simple doorcase with wooded lintel. This building has been restored and turned into an office. (See Joan M Harding "Four Centuries of Charlwood Houses" p 59).'
Historic England, National Heritage List for England, 'The Lock Up, Charlwood', LEN 1277887
'The lock up is a picturesque small stone building with brick quoins which is set near the centre of the village. There is galletting with small chips round the stones. There are two cells inside, each with a little barred window. The roof is hipped and tiled.'
Joan M. Harding, Four Centuries of Charlwood Houses, medieval to 1840, The Charlwood Society, 1976, p. 59
Description: Exterior, (pre 1976)