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36 and 37, George Road B15, Birmingham

Description: 36 and 37, George Road B15

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 July 1982
English Heritage Building ID: 217119

OS Grid Reference: SP0588485778
OS Grid Coordinates: 405884, 285778
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4699, -1.9148

Location: 36 George Road, Birmingham B15 1PL

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

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Listing Text

Edgbaston B15
Nos 36 and 37
SP 0585 NE 40/38
C1830 originally identical pair of previously detached red brick classical
villas with flanking coach houses. Two storey 3 bay symmetrical fronts with
shallow plinths. No 35 retains stucco frieze and moulded cornice with short
sections of parapet flanking broad pediment. No 36 retains frieze but no
pediment, rebuilt brick parapet with coping. Gable end slate roofs with flanking
brick chimneys with stucco cornices. Tall proportions to windows; revealed
glazing bar sashes with stucco courses on consoles, block pediments over those
on ground floor and block stucco sills. Each has central doorway; engaged
Tuscan columns, entablature with pediment blocking course. Panelled door
in panelled revealed with rectangular fanlight, that of No 36 retaining original
glazing pattern. No 36 has screen wall coach house to right with upswept
parapet and coping. No 37 has lean to 2 storey coach house to left with 4
canted arch doorway, the doors made of diagonal tongue and groove.

Listing NGR: SP0588485778

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Source: English Heritage

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