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Lifford Hall (Messrs John E Sturgis Limited), Birmingham

Description: Lifford Hall (Messrs John E Sturgis Limited)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 April 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 217366

OS Grid Reference: SP0564379653
OS Grid Coordinates: 405643, 279653
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4149, -1.9184

Location: Tunnel Lane, Birmingham B30 2JT

Locality: Birmingham
County: Birmingham
Country: England
Postcode: B30 2JT

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Listing Text

Stirchley B30
Lifford Hall
(Messrs John E Sturgis Ltd)
SP 07 NE 17/6 25.4.52
Early C17 and said to be of 1604. Originally of red briok with stone dressings but
now mostly cement rendered. Three storeys; 2 gabled buys. Ground floor with
asymetrically placed door with 4-centred arched head and 2 recessed sash windows.
First floor with 2 more recessed sash windows. Broad band at second floor level.
A blank window in each of the gables between which is a plaque with the name 'Lifford
Hall'. Right-hand return with a single blocked tripartite mullioned window on first
and second floors. Left-hand return of 2 gabled bays with 3 recessed sash windows
on each of the ground and first floors, a broad band at second floor level and a
recessed sash window in each of the gables at second floor level. Then a large,
probably early C19, battlemented bay window with mullions and transom and, beyond
that, an C18 wing with a single mullioned window and a dormer window intersected by
the eaves. Brick dentilled frieze. Then a length of C18 painted brick embattled wall
enclosing the courtyard behind the house.

Listing NGR: SP0564379653

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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