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Church of St Mary, Birmingham

Description: Church of St Mary

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 July 1982
English Heritage Building ID: 216813

OS Grid Reference: SP0378782229
OS Grid Coordinates: 403787, 282228
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4380, -1.9457

Location: Lodge Hill Road, Birmingham B29 6BJ

Locality: Birmingham
County: Birmingham
Country: England
Postcode: B29 6BJ

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Listing Text

(west side)
Selly Oak B29
Church of St Mary
SP 08 SW 11/7
1861 by E Holmes. A solid Victorian church in a simple decorated style enlivened
by the banded effect created by the use of 2 tones of sandstone. Low aisles,
buttressed transepts, clerestory; steep nave roof with bands of tiles in 2 tones;
lower chancel. North west tower with prominent broached spire. The clerestory
lights are groups of 3 quatrefoils set in panels. The interior has the same
striped effect in the stonework; rather squat arcade; the clerestory lights
internally are set under segmental arches.

Listing NGR: SP0378782229

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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