British Rail Goods Office (Curzon Street Station), Birmingham - Birmingham

Terminus of the London to Birmingham railway designed by Philip Hardwick. Built in 1837-8 in the Ionic style. The building is owned by the City Council and has been vacant for more than a decade. Repairs to the roof have been undertaken, but water ingress is still a problem. Renovation by a partnership including HS2 has permission and the works commenced in 2021.

Site Details

    Designated Site Name:
    Curzon Street: The Former Principal Building Of The Birmingham Terminus For The London-Birmingham Railway
    Heritage Category:
    Listed Building grade I
    List Entry Number:
    1343086
    Local Planning Authority:
    Birmingham
    Site Type:
    Transport > Railway transport site

Location

    Building Name:
    British Rail Goods Office (Curzon Street Station)
    Locality:
    Birmingham
    County:
    West Midlands
    District / Borough:
    Birmingham
    Parliamentary Constituency:
    Birmingham, Ladywood
    Region:
    Midlands

Assessment Information

    Assessment Type:
    Building or structure
    Condition:
    Fair
    Occupancy / Use:
    Vacant/not 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:
    D
    Ownership:
    Local authority

Contact Details

Nick Molyneux 0121 625 6857