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Roy Pledger on November 4, 2011

The lock-up is situated in Ashby Road, LE65. It dates to the 18th century and is a listed building.

The single storey octagonal plan building is built from small red bricks. The pyramidal roof is also of brick with a stone ball finial. There is a stone string course between the walls and the roof. The round arched doorway has a studded wooden plank door with iron strap hinges.

A plaque on the door reads, ‘ The Countess of Loundoun Donated This Building To The Village of Packington By Deed of Gift In 1997’.

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Photo taken in Packington, Ashby-de-la-Zouch, Leicestershire LE65, UK

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  • Uploaded on November 4, 2011
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    by Roy Pledger
    • Taken on 2008/11/11 14:13:46
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