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Parish Church of St Barnabas, Birmingham

Description: Parish Church of St Barnabas

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 April 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 217292

OS Grid Reference: SP1101691713
OS Grid Coordinates: 411016, 291713
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5232, -1.8391

Location: High Street, Birmingham B23 6RR

Locality: Birmingham
County: Birmingham
Country: England
Postcode: B23 6RR

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Listing Text

Erdington B23
Parish Church of
St Barnabas
SP 19 SW 4/9 25.4.52
Designed 1822-3 as a Commissioners' Gothick church by Thomas Rickman. Of this time
the thin west tower with angle buttresses and 4 bays of the aisleless nave. Stone;
slate roof behind battlemented parapet. In a Decorated style. Original doors to
tower and, inside, the west gallery supported on a richly cusped and sub-cusped
iron screen. In 1883 chancel and transepts were added by J A Chatwin. The fifth,
transepts, bay is canted to accommodate the change in width between chancel and nave.
The style of the addition is Decorated also. Fairly consistent series of stained
glass windows, 2 of them on the north by Camm and Co of Smethwick.

Listing NGR: SP1101691713

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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