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Vesey Cottage

A Grade II* Listed Building in Sutton Coldfield, Birmingham

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Latitude: 52.5775 / 52°34'38"N

Longitude: -1.7886 / 1°47'18"W

OS Eastings: 414425

OS Northings: 297760

OS Grid: SP144977

Mapcode National: GBR 3S4.KY

Mapcode Global: WHCH8.HGJW

Entry Name: Vesey Cottage

Listing Date: 18 October 1949

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1075772

English Heritage Legacy ID: 216639

Location: Sutton Coldfield, Birmingham, B75

County: Birmingham

Civil Parish: Sutton Coldfield

Traditional County: Warwickshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Midlands

Church of England Parish: Sutton Coldfield St Chad

Church of England Diocese: Birmingham

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Listing Text

High Heath

Vesey Cottage
SP 19 NW 2/42 18.10.49.


High Heath Cottage on Ordnance Survey. Earlier C16, one of the least altered
of the houses built for Bishop Vesey. Red sandstone rubble, old tiled roof.
2 storeys, casement windows. Stone spiral stairway. Remains of baking oven,
blocked original first floor fireplace.
See P B Chatwin and E G Hacourt, The Bishop Vesey Houses, 1942, pp 13-14.

Listing NGR: SP1442597760

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