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Latitude: 52.4933 / 52°29'35"N
Longitude: -1.939 / 1°56'20"W
OS Eastings: 404235
OS Northings: 288373
OS Grid: SP042883
Mapcode National: GBR 5Q4.Q3
Mapcode Global: VH9YW.BLRJ
Entry Name: Gatehouse to Her Majesties Prison
Listing Date: 8 April 1981
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1343169
English Heritage Legacy ID: 217813
Location: Birmingham, B18
Electoral Ward/Division: Soho
Parish: Non Civil Parish
Built-Up Area: Birmingham
Traditional County: Warwickshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Midlands
Church of England Parish: Birmingham Bishop Latimer with All Saints
Church of England Diocese: Birmingham
WINSON GREEN ROAD
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: SP0423588373
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