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Kilmuir, Birmingham

Description: Kilmuir

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 July 1982
English Heritage Building ID: 216732

OS Grid Reference: SP0718483315
OS Grid Coordinates: 407184, 283315
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4478, -1.8957

Location: Amesbury Road, Birmingham B13 9SH

Locality: Birmingham
County: Birmingham
Country: England
Postcode: B13 9SH

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Listing Text

Moseley B13
No 4
SP 08 SE 12/7
Dated 1909. A large house in the Birmingham Arts and Crafts manner. Fine
quality brickwork with some purple headers and diapering. Two storeys symmetrical
with gabled wings, tilework kneelers. Steep gable end tiled roofs. Lofty
ribbed shaft chimney stack to left corner of left gable wing. Similar stacks
to rear and to side of right hand wing end fine groups of diagonally set stacks
set below ridge above entrance bay. Stairwell bay to inner left coern has
timber framed top storey with framed gable over. Leaded lights set between
studs returned to side and across central entrance bay below eaves with gallery
effect. Pent roof vestibule below with projecting timber framed gabled porch.
Leaded 2 or 3 light casements. Small lights to foot of stairwell bay. The
shallower right hand gabled wing has a shallow 2 storey canted bay with pergetted
aprons and lead valance coping. Garden front is more symmetrical with 2 gabled
breaks containing shallow canted bays, otherwise similar fenestration with
leaded camber arched French window beneath pent roof verandah between breaks.
Interior restrained mixture of Arts and Crafts and classical mouldings. Good
door furniture and window latches.

Listing NGR: SP0718483315

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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