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Chimney and Former Engine House at Premises of Birkett and Roberts

A Grade II Listed Building in Swadlincote, Derbyshire

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Latitude: 52.7744 / 52°46'27"N

Longitude: -1.5553 / 1°33'18"W

OS Eastings: 430099

OS Northings: 319736

OS Grid: SK300197

Mapcode National: GBR 5FC.3LY

Mapcode Global: WHCGF.2JNF

Entry Name: Chimney and Former Engine House at Premises of Birkett and Roberts

Listing Date: 14 October 1981

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1096591

English Heritage Legacy ID: 82564

Location: South Derbyshire, Derbyshire, DE11

County: Derbyshire

District: South Derbyshire

Town: South Derbyshire

Electoral Ward/Division: Swadlincote

Built-Up Area: Swadlincote

Traditional County: Derbyshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire

Church of England Parish: Swadlincote Emmanuel

Church of England Diocese: Derby

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Listing Text

(south-east side)
Chimney and former
Engine House at
premises of
Birkett and Roberts
SK 31 NW 4/28


Mid to late C19. Engine house and chimney, in prominent town centre position.
Engine House in red brick. Slate roof with stone coped gable ends. Two
storeys. End elevation 3 windows, sides 5 windows with cambered heads and
glazing bars. Ground floor altered with extra large doors.
Chimney. Tall chimney red brick but with decorative bands of blue and
white brickwork and, below heavy cornice, is a large double square 'M' in
white brickwork, on each face. Square section. Landmark.

Listing NGR: SK3009919736

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

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