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140 and 142, Bristol Road B5, Birmingham

Description: 140 and 142, Bristol Road B5

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 July 1982
English Heritage Building ID: 216792

OS Grid Reference: SP0647984680
OS Grid Coordinates: 406479, 284680
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4600, -1.9061

Location: 140 A38, Birmingham B5 7XH

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

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Listing Text

5104 (east side)
Edgbaston B5
Nos 140 and 142
SP 0684 NW 50/1
Circa 1840, a pair of semi-detached 2 storey stucco villas of 3 bays each,
designed as a symmetrical composition under one hipped slate roof. Flanking
and central corniced stucco chimneys. Plinth; ground floor chanelled up
to first floor sill band; bed mould to flat eaves. Architrave framed glazing
bar sashes on first floor. Ground floor of No 140 retains unaltered glazing
bar sashes with cornices on consoles. No 142 has later C19 insertion of
canted, corniced bay windows. The doorways, contained in round headed architrave
surrounds, have Soanian incised panelled pilasters, incised door head panels
and thin cornices with the fanlights set above. No 142 has coach house doors
set in screen wall to right with cornice and blocking course, the later raised
in centre with panel inscribed "Wilton House".

Listing NGR: SP0647984680

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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