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Gatehouse to Her Majesties Prison, Birmingham

Description: Gatehouse to Her Majesties Prison

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 April 1981
English Heritage Building ID: 217813

OS Grid Reference: SP0421688383
OS Grid Coordinates: 404216, 288383
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4933, -1.9393

Location: A4040, Birmingham B18 5TD

Locality: Birmingham
County: Birmingham
Country: England
Postcode: B18 5TD

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Listing Text

Winson Green B18
Gatehouse to HM Prison
SP 08 NW 6/47 8.4.81
1845-9 by D R Hill. Red brick with a little diaperwork and stone dressings.
In a castellated round arched style with vermiculated quoins. Approximately
symmetrical composition of entrance gateway with flanking polygonal turrets
and, left and right, low walls and outer blocks each of 3 bays, each of
the outside ones advanced a little. The left hand block partly of 2 storeys,
otherwise both blocks 3 storeyed and with central arched doors up steps, one
of them glazed in. Front piece only of special interest.

Listing NGR: SP0421688383

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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