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Lock Keepers Toll Office at Head of Farmers Bridge Locks

A Grade II Listed Building in Ladywood, Birmingham

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Latitude: 52.4809 / 52°28'51"N

Longitude: -1.9121 / 1°54'43"W

OS Eastings: 406065

OS Northings: 287001

OS Grid: SP060870

Mapcode National: GBR 5X8.PJ

Mapcode Global: VH9YW.TX00

Entry Name: Lock Keepers Toll Office at Head of Farmers Bridge Locks

Listing Date: 8 July 1982

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1076277

English Heritage Legacy ID: 217338

Location: Birmingham, B1

County: Birmingham

Electoral Ward/Division: Ladywood

Built-Up Area: Birmingham

Traditional County: Warwickshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Midlands

Church of England Parish: Ladywood

Church of England Diocese: Birmingham

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Listing Text

City Centre B1
Lock Keepers Toll Office
at Head of Farmers Bridge
SP 0686 NW 32/9
Circa 1789-1800 contemporary with the opening of the Birmingham and Fazeley Canal,
or early C19 with the roving bridge. Single storey canted front to the tow path
built of red brick with gault-brick dressings. Hipped slate roof. The structure
descends through 3 storeys to rear against retaining wall of canal. Revealed
glazing bar sash windows.

Listing NGR: SP0606587001

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

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