Heritage Category:
Listed Building
List Entry Number:
Date first listed:
Statutory Address:


© Crown Copyright and database right 2021. All rights reserved. Ordnance Survey Licence number 100024900.
© British Crown and SeaZone Solutions Limited 2021. All rights reserved. Licence number 102006.006.
Use of this data is subject to Terms and Conditions.

The above map is for quick reference purposes only and may not be to scale. For a copy of the full scale map, please see the attached PDF - 1201805.pdf

The PDF will be generated from our live systems and may take a few minutes to download depending on how busy our servers are. We apologise for this delay.

This copy shows the entry on 05-Dec-2021 at 05:20:49.


Statutory Address:

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

City of Wolverhampton (Metropolitan Authority)
Non Civil Parish
National Grid Reference:
SO 92184 98743



SO99NW CORN HILL 895-1/5/214 (East side) Mill Street Depot


Railway goods depot, now offices and workshops. 1849-52 with later alterations. For Shrewsbury and Birmingham Railway and London and North Western Railway. Brick with ashlar dressings; felt roofs. 2-storey range has single-storey range under double-span roof to east; basement under both. Bays articulated by pilaster strips. 2-storey range has top cornice, parapet, and coped gables; north elevation of 9 bays; paired segmental-headed windows, now blocked, have cogged impost bands; 2 round-headed entrances, also blocked; 1st floor panels; 2 loading doors, now blocked; east end and south elevation similar; south elevation has small late C19 and C20 additions; entrances have paired timber doors; some inserted windows. Single-storey range has 9-bay north elevation; blind round-headed arches have imposts and keystones; elliptical-headed entrance to 4th bay now blocked; west end has central entrance, now blocked with inserted door; flanking blind arches and end entrances, that to left with sliding door, that to right blocked with inserted window; south elevation similar to north, but much altered; some bays have inserted girders with C20 infill beneath; some inserted windows. INTERIOR well-preserved: basement, originally bonded store, has segmental arches to cross walls and raking buttresses to side walls; 2-storey range has flanged round iron columns; crane and 2 hydraulic ramps; 1st floor has original partitioned office; iron roof trusses have diagonal struts and tie bars; single-storey range has crane by lower channel to north; round iron columns; timber roof trusses of collar and tie beams with upper king posts; transverse beams linking tie beams. A good and well-preserved example of an early railway goods depot. (Collins P: Notes on buildings of interest in Wolverhampton: 1990-).

Listing NGR: SO9218498743


The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
Legacy System:


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

End of official listing

Images of England

Images of England was a photographic record of every listed building in England, created as a snap shot of listed buildings at the turn of the millennium. These photographs of the exterior of listed buildings were taken by volunteers between 1999 and 2008. The project was supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund.

Date: 09 Oct 2001
Reference: IOE01/04557/21
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr GW Tanner. Source Historic England Archive
Archive image, may not represent current condition of site.
To view this image please use Firefox, Chrome, Safari, or Edge.

Your Contributions

Do you know more about this entry?

The following information has been contributed by users volunteering for our Enriching The List project. For small corrections to the List Entry please see our Minor Amendments procedure.

The information and images below are the opinion of the contributor, are not part of the official entry and do not represent the official position of Historic England. We have not checked that the contributions below are factually accurate. Please see our terms and conditions. If you wish to report an issue with a contribution or have a question please email [email protected].