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61, Wellington Road B15

A Grade II Listed Building in Edgbaston, Birmingham

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.4627 / 52°27'45"N

Longitude: -1.91 / 1°54'35"W

OS Eastings: 406211

OS Northings: 284977

OS Grid: SP062849

Mapcode National: GBR 5YH.52

Mapcode Global: VH9Z2.VC3F

Entry Name: 61, Wellington Road B15

Listing Date: 21 January 1970

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1343180

English Heritage Legacy ID: 217778

Location: Birmingham, B15

County: Birmingham

Metropolitan District Ward: Edgbaston

Traditional County: Warwickshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Midlands

Church of England Parish: Edgbaston St Bartholomew

Church of England Diocese: Birmingham

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Listing Text

WELLINGTON ROAD
1.
5104
Edgbaston B15
No 61
SP 0684 NW 50/19 21.1.70
II GV
2.
C1820-25 a fine stuccoed Grecian villa. Two storeyed 3 bay symmetrical front
with additional bay splayed out to north. Flanking plain quoin pilasters but
the central entrance bay has a paired Grecian Corinthian order, supporting
deep entablature with acanthus scroll decorated frieze and pediment over
centre. Low hipped slate roof behind parapet. Windows glazing bar sashes in
eared architrave surrounds on ground floor. Portico porch with paired
Soanian incised piers, segmental arch, wreaths in frieze and pediment blocking
course. Architrave surround to round headed doorway, panelled reveal and
soffit; 2 leaf door: marginal glazed and panelled; fanlight with looped radial
pattern. The splayed additional bay has some fenestration with entablature
carried over from main block. The screen wall to coach house abuts the splay
with segmental arch, leading through to side stable yard. The rear garden
elevation on terrace has similar details to front but with the giant order
flanking each end bay surmounted by pediment. One of the earliest of the
gianter scale villa designs on the Calthorpe Estate.

Listing NGR: SP0621184977

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