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41 and 42, Lee Crescent B15, Birmingham

Description: 41 and 42, Lee Crescent B15

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 July 1982
English Heritage Building ID: 217351

OS Grid Reference: SP0626685673
OS Grid Coordinates: 406266, 285673
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4690, -1.9092

Location: Lee Crescent, Birmingham B15 2BJ

Locality: Birmingham
County: Birmingham
Country: England
Postcode: B15 2BJ

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Listing Text

Edgbaston B15
Nos 41 and 42
BP 0685 NW 41/7

Circa 183O-55. Two storey pair of stucco faced housed, part of a Regency-style
crescent formed by Nos 41 to 49(consec). Each has 3 bay front symmetrical in
itself. Thin quoin pilasters; plinth; shallow rustication to ground floor struck
to window and door arches; first floor sill bond. Shallow moulded eaves band to
gable end slate roof with stucco chimney stacks on party walls. Ground floor
windows set in stucco panels with segmental arches. First floor in similar panels;
glazing bars intact to sashes. Each house has central arched entrance recess
approached by short flight of steps containing inner moulded arch on flattened
Tuscan columns with delicate fluting, door of 5 fielded and flush panels in
panelled reveals and soffit, looped radial glazing to fanlight. To the extreme
left and right of the paired fronts are narrow round arched tunnel passage entrances.

Listing NGR: SP0626685673

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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