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IoE Number: 219345
Location: THE SEVEN STOREY WAREHOUSE AND OFFICES AT CHANCE'S GLASSWORKS, SPON LANE SOUTH
  SMETHWICK, SANDWELL, WEST MIDLANDS
Photographer: Mr D.R. Smith LRPS
Date Photographed: 15 August 1999
Date listed: 21 July 1978
Date of last amendment: 21 July 1978
Grade II

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SANDWELL MBSPON LANE SOUTHSP 08 NWSmethwick9/132The seven-storey warehouseand offices at Chance's

SANDWELL MB SPON LANE SOUTH SP 08 NW Smethwick 9/132 The seven-storey warehouse and offices at Chance's 21.7.78 Glassworks GV II Warehouse and offices. 1847. Brick with hipped slate roofs. Main block of L-plan of seven storeys. West wall of six bays having windows with segmental heads. Left hand bay contains wide entrance with glazed round arch. At the left, in the end wall of the wing which runs back towards the east, is a further bay with windows within blocked doorways. Above this is a timber bellcote. Adjoining the south-west corner is a three-storey office with a bowed west end. This has windows with gauged brick heads. Interior: the west end of the office contains a two-storey hall with staircase leading off. The ground floor of the warehouse was used for packing and storage of glass and glassware, the second floor for splitting and cutting, and the upper floors for storing cylinders and crates.

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