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95 and 97, Bristol Road B5, Birmingham

Description: 95 and 97, Bristol Road B5

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 July 1982
English Heritage Building ID: 216793

OS Grid Reference: SP0659684999
OS Grid Coordinates: 406596, 284999
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4629, -1.9043

Location: 95 Bristol Road, Birmingham B5 7TU

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

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Listing Text

5104 (west side)
Edgbaston B5
Nos 95 and 97
SP 0685 SE 47/12
SP 0684 NE 51/3
Circa 1830-40 a symmetrical pair of semi-detached stucco villas. Two storeys
raised on verandah terrace concealing basement. Four bay centre block with
slightly recessed one bay wings with pig houses to lower ground floor. Main
block has chanelled ground floor, first floor sill band, moulded cornice
and low parapet with coping. Central stucco chimney stack. Low hipped slate
roof. Principal feature of front is the lattice Greek Doric columned verandah
carried across terrace with similar lattice work terminal pilasters to wall,
later glazed roof. Three broad windows, the centre blind to ground floor.
Flanking doorways with recessed architraves, doors of 5 deeply moulded fielded
panels, rectangular marginal glazed fanlights. Long flights of steps, between
coped retaining walls, lead up to terrace and doorways. The terrace wall
is pierced to centre of each front with decorative iron grille to light basement
window. The inner first floor windows are slightly closer set with the outer
ones above doorways, revealed glazing bar sashes. One bay wings have first
floor similar sashes with circa 1850-60 canted bay windows above altered
pighouse doors.

Listing NGR: SP0659684999

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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