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Description: 23, Calthorpe Road B15
Date Listed: 21 January 1970
English Heritage Building ID: 216835
OS Grid Reference: SP0554685754
OS Grid Coordinates: 405546, 285754
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4697, -1.9198
SP 0585 NE 40/4 21.1.70
A good early Calthorpe estate villa of circa 1820-30. Detached, 2 storeys,
3 bays, stucco faced with left hand entrance bay. Plinth, first floor sill
band, flat eaves with broad shallow modillion brackets and hipped slate roof
with stucco chimney stacks. Ground floor windows and doorway set in round
arched panels with inset sills and aprons down to plinth, rounded heads with
glazing bars radiating to them. Plain glazing bar sashes to first floor.
The doorway, with panelled reveals and soffit,has the Birmingham type of
inset doorcase: Tuscan columns carrying entablature with modillion cornice,
radial glazed fanlight. Lower 2 storey wing to left with moulded cornice
and blocking course. Screen wall with arched side entrance to right links
the 2 storey coach house with segmental arched doors, projecting eaves.
Garden front altered circa 1860-70 with canted bays. Italianate garden door
Listing NGR: SP0554685754
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Source: English Heritage
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