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98, Bristol Road B5, Birmingham

Description: 98, Bristol Road B5

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 July 1982
English Heritage Building ID: 216791

OS Grid Reference: SP0661884930
OS Grid Coordinates: 406618, 284930
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4623, -1.9040

Location: 1 Speedwell Road, Birmingham B5 7XH

Locality: Birmingham
County: Birmingham
Country: England
Postcode: B5 7XH

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Listing Text

(east side)
Edgbaston B5
No 98
SP 0684 NE/51/2
Circa 1840-50 substantial Calthorpe Estate villa with attendant coach house.
Two storeys, stucco faced, 5 bays. Hipped slate roof with boxed flat eaves.
Corniced stucco chimneys. Ground floor chanelled up to first floor sill
band. Plain sash windows to first floor but ground floor retains marginal glazed
sashes with cornices on acanthus leaf consoles. Enclosed Tuscan pilastered
porch with round arched side lights: oak wreaths to frieze, moulded cornice
and blocking course the returns to wall capped by anthemion acroteria. The
ground floor is extended to right hand as screen to coach house. Side door
and segmental arched coach house doors, the chanelling struck as voussoirs
to the arch.

Listing NGR: SP0661884930

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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