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Old Grammar School on the North Side of the Churchyard to the Church of St Nicholas, Birmingham

Description: Old Grammar School on the North Side of the Churchyard to the Church of St Nicholas

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 25 April 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 217166

OS Grid Reference: SP0496378997
OS Grid Coordinates: 404963, 278997
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4090, -1.9285

Location: King's Norton, adj Wharf Rd B38 8SD

Locality: Birmingham
County: Birmingham
Country: England
Postcode: B38 8SD

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Listing Text

5104 (north-west side)
Kings Norton B38
Old Grammar School on
the north side of the
churchyard to the Church
of St Nicholas
SP 0478 NE 58/2 25.4.52
Probably built as the priest's house to St Nicholas's Church. Early C15 altered.
Stone plinth; ground floor brick with stone quoins; first floor half-timbered. Two
storeys; 3 bays, the centre one advanced, gabled and containing the porch. Ground
floor apparently underbuilt when the porch was added probably in the late C16. All
windows mullioned, in stone on the ground floor and in wood on the first. On the
right hand return, a window with rusticated tracery. To the left, a modern staircase
of C1910. Inside, some simple C17 panelling and the roof of 3 trusses forming
2 centred arches.

Listing NGR: SP0496278998

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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