Horseshoe shaped former stables and stores (City of Birmingham Engineers Depot), 23 Sheepcote Street, Ladywood - Birmingham

Former stables, originally a Corporation Depot built in 1873, the design was the winning competition entry by WH Ward, It consist of a two storey horseshoe shaped main building, with two houses symmetrically positioned at the entrance of the site. All four buildings are currently being repaired as part a National Lottery Heritage Fund grant for a mixed use scheme with offices, a visitor centre and canal related activities. Historic England provided a Repair Grant in 2019, working together with the Canal and River Trust and the National Trust. The project will be completed in late autumn 2020.

Site Details

    Designated Site Name:
    HORSE SHOE SHAPED FORMER STABLES AND STORES AT NUMBER 23 (CITY OF BIRMINGHAM ENGINEERS DEPOT)
    Heritage Category:
    Listed Building grade II*
    List Entry Number:
    1220997
    Local Planning Authority:
    Birmingham
    Site Type:
    Stable

Location

    Building Name:
    Horseshoe shaped former stables and stores (City of Birmingham Engineers Depot)
    Street Number:
    23
    Street Name:
    Sheepcote Street
    Locality:
    Ladywood
    County:
    West Midlands
    District / Borough:
    Birmingham
    Parliamentary Constituency:
    Birmingham, Ladywood
    Region:
    Midlands

Assessment Information

    Assessment Type:
    Building or structure
    Condition:
    Poor
    Occupancy / Use:
    Part occupied/part in use
    Priority:
    F - Repair scheme in progress and (where applicable) end use or user identified; or functionally redundant buildings with new use agreed but not yet implemented.
    Previous Priority:
    F
    Ownership:
    Private

Contact Details

Cristina Gardiner 0121 625 6850