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Handsworth Grammar School, Birmingham

Description: Handsworth Grammar School

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 July 1982
English Heritage Building ID: 217184

OS Grid Reference: SP0461889613
OS Grid Coordinates: 404618, 289613
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5044, -1.9334

Location: 45 Grove Lane, Birmingham B20 2HF

Locality: Birmingham
County: Birmingham
Country: England
Postcode: B20 2HF

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Listing Text

Handsworth B20
Handsworth Grammar School
SP 08 NW 6/11
1892, by a Mr Bidlake of Wolverhampton at a cost of £2,300. Red and black brick with
stone dressings; tile roof. Single storeyed; 7 bays, the first, sixth and seventh,
advanced and all gabled except the sixth which is the entrance with clock and shingled
bell turret of 'Roguish' detail. First bay with central buttresses and 2 windows;
seventh bay with a central tall 3-light window in a shouldered arched surround and
2 lancet-type windows. Bays 2 to 5 represent the hall with 4 3-light windows and
shingled louvred turret on the skyline. The windows all with geometrical-type tracery.
Only this part of the building is listed.

Listing NGR: SP0461889613

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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