Ewell Lock-up

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Overview

Alternative Names   Ewell Watch House

Nation   England

County   Surrey

Location   Church Street  Ewell

Map location   exact or closely approximate

Year opened   c.1770

Year closed   unknown

Century of Operation   1700-1799, 1800-1899

Building Type   Lock-Up

Remarks   Dual purpose - lock-up and fire engine house.

Description

'Probably C18/early C19. Hamnerdressed greensand mixed with brick, formerly rendered. 1 storey. Full width blind segmental arch enclosing 2 doorways with barred window between. Left hand door planked, strap hinges and iron grille. Right hand door similar, no grille. Plain capped parapet with central shaped panel.'

Historic England, National Heritage List for England, 'Engine House, Watch House, Ewell', LEN 1214600

Featured Images

  • Exterior.Photo © Colin Smith (cc-by-sa/2.0)
  • In situ.Photo © Stefan Czapski (cc-by-sa/2.0)

SOURCES

    Roy's Blog, 'SURREY Lock-ups at Charlwood, Ewell, Lingfield, Petersham and Reigate.' (02 July 2013)

  • http://roys-roy.blogspot.com/2013/07/surrey-lock-ups-at-charlwood-ewell.html
  • Historic England, National Heritage List for England, 'Engine House, Watch House, Ewell', LEN 1214600

  • https://historicengland.org.uk/listing/the-list/list-entry/1214600

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