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Double Range of Warehouses Immediately West of Hartley Bridge, Chance's Glassworks

A Grade II Listed Building in Smethwick, Sandwell

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Latitude: 52.5058 / 52°30'20"N

Longitude: -1.9956 / 1°59'44"W

OS Eastings: 400394

OS Northings: 289764

OS Grid: SP003897

Mapcode National: GBR 2BZ.8M

Mapcode Global: VH9YV.C8CX

Entry Name: Double Range of Warehouses Immediately West of Hartley Bridge, Chance's Glassworks

Listing Date: 21 July 1978

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1077128

English Heritage Legacy ID: 219348

Location: Sandwell, B66

County: Sandwell

Electoral Ward/Division: St Pauls

Built-Up Area: Smethwick

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Midlands

Church of England Parish: Smethwick The Resurrection

Church of England Diocese: Birmingham

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Listing Text

SP 08 NW
9/135 Double range of warehouses
immediately west of
21.7.78 Hartley Bridge, Chance's


Warehouses. Circa 1840 - 52. Brick with hipped slate roofs. Built in two
blocks linked by lower section which formerly housed a causting plant. South
side, facing Birmingham Level of Birmingham Canal, of three storeys above
battered brick base. The western (left hand) block is of 12 bays and has
windows with segmental heads. The eastern block is of 15 bays. In the seventh
bay there is a blocked opening with round head to the lower storey. The first
floor window of the right hand bay is blocked. Hartley Bridge (qv) adjoins
to the right. Interior: floors carried on timber beams with central row of
cast iron columns. Roofs have bolted queen-post trusses.

Listing NGR: SP0039489764

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

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