Kelsall Lock-Up

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Overview

Nation   England

County   Cheshire

Location   Roadside, attached to a barn at Weldon House, Chester Road (opposite The Royal Oak Hotel),  Kelsall

Map location   exact or closely approximate

Year opened   Unknown

Year closed   Unknown

Century of Operation   1800-1899

Building Type   Lock-Up

Remarks   Grade II listed.

Description

'3/39 Lock-up on the end of the barn at Weldon House [ formerly listed as Old goal cell (adjacent to Weldon Farm)]'. 'Lock-up: probably early-mid C19. Rock-faced buff sandstone, massive slabs forming flat roof. Stands cl.6m in height and is semi-circular in plan. Flat side against the road has low entrance with sheet iron door.'

Historic England, National Heritage List for England, 'Lock Up on the End of the Barn at Weldon House, Chester Road', Kelsall, LEN1130532

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  • Kelsall Lock-upPhoto © David Smith (cc-by-sa/2.0)

SOURCES

    Historic England, National Heritage List for England, 'Lock Up on the End of the Barn at Weldon House, Chester Road', Kelsall, LEN1130532

  • https://historicengland.org.uk/listing/the-list/list-entry/1130532
  • Roy's Blog, 'CHESHIRE. Lock-ups at Farndon, Farnworth and Kelsall.' (08 April 2013)

  • http://roys-roy.blogspot.com/2013/04/lock-ups-at-farndon-farnworth-and.html

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