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5 and 6, George Road B15, Birmingham

Description: 5 and 6, George Road B15

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 July 1982
English Heritage Building ID: 217103

OS Grid Reference: SP0588885896
OS Grid Coordinates: 405888, 285896
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4710, -1.9147

Location: George Road, Birmingham B15 1NP

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

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Listing Text

Edgbaston B15
Nos 5 and 6
SP 0585 NE 40/26
C1800-10. Two storey symmetrical pair of corniced stucco houses. Seven
bays, the central one containing tunnel passage. Originally the centre piece
of a terrace (No 4 demolished). Hipped slate roof with moulded eaves overall.
(Brick chimney stacks). The centre 3 bays are slightly advanced with a moulded
triangular pediment. No 5 retains all original features with revealed glazing
bar sashes, the window next to the centre set in arched panel, central first
floor window blind. Round headed doorway, panelled reveals, soffit and door,
radial glazed fanlight, all contained in doorcase of engaged slender Tuscan
columns, roundels to sections of entablature and open pediment. No 6 retains
identical doorway but first floor windows have lost glazing bars and the ground
floor has pilastered canted bay windows of C1860 with scallop slate pent roofs
and fretted bracketted courses. The central passage doorway has blind lunette.

Listing NGR: SP0588885896

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Source: English Heritage

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