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223, Bristol Road B5, Birmingham

Description: 223, Bristol Road B5

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 July 1982
English Heritage Building ID: 216803

OS Grid Reference: SP0621084310
OS Grid Coordinates: 406210, 284310
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4567, -1.9100

Location: 223 A38, Birmingham B5 7UB

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

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Listing Text

(west side)
Edgbaston B5
No 223
SP 0684 SW 52/4
Circa 1840 two storey 3 bay stucco villa, of rather a more individual design
than the norm in the treatmane of the verandah-ground floor. Raised on terrace
with plinth; ground floor cornice; overhanging eaves to hipped slate roof
(torched) flanking corniced stucco chimneys. Architrave surrounds to lst
floor sash windows. The ground floor, screened by verandah has 2 rectangular
breaks each containing an eared, architrave framed, glazing bar sash window,
carried down to step in plinth on to terrace. Modillion bracket cornice
carried across full width of ground floor, including the window breaks.
Central doorway with eared architrave surround, the head flanked by heavy
consoles supporting cornice. The verandah has paired trellis standards with
acanthus leaf decoration to balusters. segmental arched openings in front
of windows and door. Central flight of steps.

Listing NGR: SP0621084310

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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