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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: 52.7743 / 52°46'27"N

Longitude: -1.5553 / 1°33'19"W

OS Eastings: 430095

OS Northings: 319729

OS Grid: SK300197

Mapcode National: GBR 5FC.3KW

Mapcode Global: WHCGF.2JNH

Plus Code: 9C4WQCFV+PV

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

ID on this website: 101096591

Location: Swadlincote, South Derbyshire, DE11

County: Derbyshire

District: South Derbyshire

Electoral Ward/Division: Swadlincote

Parish: Non Civil Parish

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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SK 31 NW

BELMONT STREET (south-east side)
Chimney and former Engine House at premises of Birkett and Roberts


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 three windows, sides five 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: SK3009519729

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