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List entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: VESEY COTTAGE

List entry Number: 1075772

Location

VESEY COTTAGE, WITHYHILL ROAD

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County District District Type Parish
BirminghamMetropolitan Authority

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 18-Oct-1949

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 216639

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

1. 5104 WITHYHILL ROAD RUIW High Heath

Vesey Cottage SP 19 NW 2/42 18.10.49.

II*

2. 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

Selected Sources

  1. Book  Reference - Author: Chatwin, P B and Harcourt, E G - Title: The Bishop Vesey Houses - Date: 1942 - Page References: 13-14

National Grid Reference: SP 14425 97760

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