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Tunnel Ventilating Shaft Adjacent to Front Boundary of Number 25, Glenfields

Description: Tunnel Ventilating Shaft Adjacent to Front Boundary of Number 25

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 February 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 188947

OS Grid Reference: SK5492906397
OS Grid Coordinates: 454929, 306397
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6525, -1.1895

Location: Fairefield Crescent, Glenfields, Leicestershire LE3 8EJ

Locality: Glenfields
Local Authority: Blaby District Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: LE3 8EJ

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Listing Text

SK 50 NW
1/26 Tunnel ventilating shaft
adjacent to front boundary
of No 25


Ventilation shaft of tunnel for former Swannington to Leicester railway line.
1830-32. Tunnel by Robert Stephenson. Red header brick with stone coping con-
cealed by creepers. Tapering circular shaft about 1 1/2 metres high. No 25 is
not included.

Listing NGR: SK5492906397

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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