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Tunnel Cottages

A Grade II Listed Building in Kings Norton, Birmingham

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Latitude: 52.3997 / 52°23'58"N

Longitude: -1.9313 / 1°55'52"W

OS Eastings: 404773

OS Northings: 277968

OS Grid: SP047779

Mapcode National: GBR 3GN.JK8

Mapcode Global: VH9Z8.GYW8

Entry Name: Tunnel Cottages

Listing Date: 8 July 1982

Last Amended: 19 January 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1076185

English Heritage Legacy ID: 217601

Location: Birmingham, B38

County: Birmingham

Electoral Ward/Division: Kings Norton

Built-Up Area: Birmingham

Traditional County: Worcestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Midlands

Church of England Parish: Kings Norton

Church of England Diocese: Birmingham

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Listing Text

SP 07 NW 16/4

Kings Norton B38
Nos 1 and 2 Tunnel Cottages

(Formerly listed as Tunnel Cottages (Nos 1 and 2) above entrance to Wasthill Tunnel, Worcester and Birmingham Canal, SHANNON ROAD)


Late C18. Near the entrance to Wasthill Tunnel. Painted brick; tiled roof. Two storeys; 6 bays, those of No 1 broader than those of No 2. Dentilled eaves cornice. No 1 the fenestration all modern except one segment headed ground floor casement window. No 2 the fenestration more irregular and big segment headed windows. Good C19 studded door and knocker.

Listing NGR: SP0477377968

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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