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Tunnel Ventilation Shaft to East of Number 1

A Grade II Listed Building in Beaumont Leys, City of Leicester

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Latitude: 52.651 / 52°39'3"N

Longitude: -1.1775 / 1°10'39"W

OS Eastings: 455738

OS Northings: 306230

OS Grid: SK557062

Mapcode National: GBR F5C.3L

Mapcode Global: WHDJ9.WMGK

Entry Name: Tunnel Ventilation Shaft to East of Number 1

Listing Date: 13 November 1996

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1267858

English Heritage Legacy ID: 462507

Location: Leicester, LE3

County: City of Leicester

Electoral Ward/Division: Beaumont Leys

Built-Up Area: Leicester

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Leicester St Aidan

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text

Glenfield (north side)

14/10071 Tunnel ventilation shaft to east of
number 1


Ventilation shaft tunnel for former Swannington to Leicester Railway Line. 1830-32. Designed by Robert Stephenson. Burnt blue engineering brick with ashlar coping. Slightly tapering circular shaft about 3 metres high with domed iron grill. No 1 not included on the list.

Listing NGR: SK5573806230

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

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