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Hawthorn, Birmingham

Description: Hawthorn

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 July 1982
English Heritage Building ID: 217221

OS Grid Reference: SP0449691482
OS Grid Coordinates: 404496, 291482
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5212, -1.9352

Location: The Spinney, Birmingham B20 1NR

Locality: Birmingham
County: Birmingham
Country: England
Postcode: B20 1NR

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Listing Text

Handsworth Wood B20
No 58
SP 09 SW 2/5
Early C19 altered and added to. Painted brick; slate roof. Centrepiece of
3 storeys and 3 bays, the central one advanced a little and pedimented.
Ground floor with a bit open porch with coupled Tuscan columns supporting a
tiglyph frieze and blocking course and flanked on each side by a single tall
sash window. First floor with an arched sash flanked on each side by a
single sash window. Broad band at first floor level. Second floor with 3
almost square sash windows. Bracketed eaves cornice. Later wings carried
and advanced somewhat. They have large tripartite windows to both floors
but the ground floor on the right hand side has a projecting canted bay
window. To the right again, more additions. Inside, a staircase typical
of C1860 and, indeed, the stained glass window is signed and dated EB 1862.
Another stained glass window with the initials EB and the legend 'Dieu
donne toutes choses'.

Listing NGR: SP0449691482

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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