Alternative Names Cage
Location Pound Lane, near junction with High Road, Orsett
Map location exact or closely approximate
Century of Operation 1600-1699, 1700-1799
Building Type Lock-Up
Remarks Grade II listed. Village animal pound attached.
' C17 or early C18, black weatherboarded timber-framed building. Single storey. Small barred windows, plank door with heavy hinges and hipped plain tile roof. Village pound adjoins, small enclosure of split oak rails and posts.'
Historic England, National Heritage List for England, 'Village Lock-Up or Cage', Orsett, LEN1111609
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