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21 and 22, Calthorpe Road B15, Birmingham

Description: 21 and 22, Calthorpe Road B15

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 July 1982
English Heritage Building ID: 216834

OS Grid Reference: SP0555585785
OS Grid Coordinates: 405555, 285785
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4700, -1.9196

Location: B4217, Birmingham B15 1RP

Locality: Birmingham
County: Birmingham
Country: England
Postcode: B15 1RP

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Listing Text

Edgbaston B15
Nos 21 and 22
SP 0585 NE 40/3
Built as a semi-detached pair of early Calthorpe Estate villas circa 1820-30.
No 22 altered circa 1880. Two storeys, red brick. Shallow moulded eaves
band, low pitch hipped slate roof, brick chimney stacks. No 21 retains
unaltered 3 bay front with 4 x 4 pane sash windows to flanking bays and 3 x 4
pane sash above drawing; stucco sills, frieze with rosettes and shallow consoles
to cornices. Door of 6 fielded panels in panelled reveals with radial swagged
fanlight in case of late C18 type: panelled pilasters, panelled sections
of entablature and sharply profiled, modillioned open pediment. Link wall
to left hand round arched side entrance. No 22 has addition of circa 1880
canted brick bays with stucco cornices. Original blind round headed window
over original doorcase of slender Tuscan columns, entablature and pediment
blocking course, now a window. Entrance to side.

Listing NGR: SP0555585785

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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