Alternative Names Penkridge Old Gaol
Location Bellbrook Penkridge
Map location exact or closely approximate
Year opened 1785
Year closed unknown
Century of Operation 1700-1799, 1800-1899
Building Type former barn
Remarks Roy's blog states, 'originally a barn which was converted to a lock-up in 1785. It was restored by Penkridge Civic Society in the late 1990's and was opened as a Heritage Centre in 2000'
'Lock-up. Early C19. Red brick with ashlar dressings; plain tile roof. One storey with dentilled eaves; roughly 2 bays, central boarded door and small square window immediately left of it with iron bars, blocked segmental headed window to right. The lock-up is situated opposite the Old Cottage (q.v.) and is included for group value.'
Historic England, National Heritage List for England, 'The Lock Up, Penkridge', LEN 1039218