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Locally listed buildings - Calcott Cycle Works (known as the XL Works, later Astley's)

Name

Calcott Cycle Works (known as the XL Works, later Astley's)

Address

154 to 165 Far Gosford Street, Coventry

Description

Calcott Cycle Works 1896 (later Astley's). Used by Calcott Bros to manufacture bicycles and motorcycles. Subsequently owned by the Singer Motor Company, then Astley's for paint manufacture, etc. Converted to student accommodation in 2013.

Monument Type (Date)

BICYCLE FACTORY (Victorian to Early 20th Century - 1896 AD to 1905 AD)

Date Locally Listed

31-Dec-89

Date last amended

19-Jun-13

Designation ID

DCT607

Further information

http://www.heritagegateway.org.uk/Gateway/Results_Single.aspx?uid=MCT2212&resourceID=1029

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