Charlemont Farm

Block details

Number of dwellings Number of storeys
Unknown 142 15
Unknown 80 21
Unknown 80 21
Camberley House 142 15
Briarley 80 21

Agents

Building contractor:
Gilbert Ash

Events

Committee approval date:
1964
Significant alterations/demolition, etc.:
two 21-storey blocks and one 15-storey block since demolished; Briarley and Camberley only extant blocks

Local authority

Original commissioning authority:
West Bromwich County Borough Council
Original location authority:
West Bromwich County Borough Council
Present day authority:
Sandwell Metropolitan Borough Council

Location

Postcode:
B71 3PG, B71 3PF
Other location names:
Beacon View Road; Wigmore Lane

Site description

Building system:
Tracoba
View of one 21-storey block and Aspen House, Beech House, and Willow House
1987
View of one 21-storey block and Aspen House, Beech House, and Willow House
View of both 15-storey blocks from Beacon View Road
1987
View of both 15-storey blocks from Beacon View Road
Entrance to condemned 15-storey blocks
1987
Entrance to condemned 15-storey blocks
Ground floor view of condemned 15-storey block
1987
Ground floor view of condemned 15-storey block
Entrance to condemned 21-storey block
1987
Entrance to condemned 21-storey block
View of 15-storey blocks
1987
View of 15-storey blocks
View of northern section of Charlemont Farm Estate
1987
View of northern section of Charlemont Farm Estate
Estate name(s): 
Charlemont Farm Estate