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St Clears, Birmingham

Description: St Clears

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 July 1982
English Heritage Building ID: 217052

OS Grid Reference: SP0470684226
OS Grid Coordinates: 404706, 284226
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4560, -1.9322

Location: Farquhar Road, Birmingham B15 3RA

Locality: Birmingham
County: Birmingham
Country: England
Postcode: B15 3RA

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Listing Text

Edgbaston B15
No 79
(St Clears)
SP 08 SW 11/17
1914, for J E By W H Bidlake. In an Arts and Crafts style. Purple brick
with red brick and a minimum use of yellow stone and tile-hanging; tiled roof.
Two storeys plus attic; 3 gabled bays, the outer 2 advanced. Colure and form
give the facade to the road a character quite different from that of the more
freely treated garden front. Ground floor with a 4-light transomed window,
a narrow 3-light window and the door within a simple moulded surround and a
3-light transomed window. First floor with a 3-light windows, 2 cross-windows
and a small 2-light window within an arcade, as it were, with polychromatic
brick tympana and another 3-light window. All the windows, except one, with
leaded lights, more elaborate in their leading in the centre bay. In the
central gable two 2-light casements with leaded lights between bands of tile work.
Inside, the staircase leads up to a groin-vaulted bedroom passage.

Listing NGR: SP0470684226

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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