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Vesey Cottage, Sutton Coldfield

Description: Vesey Cottage

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 18 October 1949
English Heritage Building ID: 216639

OS Grid Reference: SP1442597760
OS Grid Coordinates: 414425, 297760
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5775, -1.7886

Location: Withy Hill Road, Birmingham B75 6JR

Locality: Sutton Coldfield
County: Birmingham
Country: England
Postcode: B75 6JR

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Listing Text

High Heath

Vesey Cottage
SP 19 NW 2/42 18.10.49.


High Heath Cottage on Ordnance Survey. Earlier C16, one of the least altered
of the houses built for Bishop Vesey. Red sandstone rubble, old tiled roof.
2 storeys, casement windows. Stone spiral stairway. Remains of baking oven,
blocked original first floor fireplace.
See P B Chatwin and E G Hacourt, The Bishop Vesey Houses, 1942, pp 13-14.

Listing NGR: SP1442597760

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Source: English Heritage

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