History in Structure

Tunnel Ventilation Shaft to Rear of Plot Between Numbers 46 and 50, Approximately 20 Metres North East of Number 46

A Grade II Listed Building in Glenfields, Leicestershire

We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?

Upload Photo »

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »


Latitude: 52.6521 / 52°39'7"N

Longitude: -1.1872 / 1°11'13"W

OS Eastings: 455083

OS Northings: 306352

OS Grid: SK550063

Mapcode National: GBR F2C.Z5

Mapcode Global: WHDJ9.QLWP

Plus Code: 9C4WMR27+R4

Entry Name: Tunnel Ventilation Shaft to Rear of Plot Between Numbers 46 and 50, Approximately 20 Metres North East of Number 46

Listing Date: 23 February 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1074708

English Heritage Legacy ID: 188948

ID on this website: 101074708

Location: Glenfield, Blaby, Leicestershire, LE3

County: Leicestershire

District: Blaby

Civil Parish: Glenfields

Built-Up Area: Leicester

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Glenfield St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

Tagged with: Building Ventilation shaft

Find accommodation in


SK 50 NE
2/27 Tunnel ventilation shaft to
rear of plot between Nos 46
and 50, approx 20 metres
north east of No 46


Ventilation shaft of tunnel for former Swannington to Leicester railway line.
1830-32. Tunnel by Robert Stephenson. Red and burnt blue header brick with
stone coping, partly concealed by creepers. Tapering circular shaft about 2-3
metres high. Nos 46 and 50 are not included.

Listing NGR: SK5508306352

External Links

External links are from the relevant listing authority and, where applicable, Wikidata. Wikidata IDs may be related buildings as well as this specific building. If you want to add or update a link, you will need to do so by editing the Wikidata entry.

Recommended Books

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.