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City Day Nursery, Birmingham

Description: City Day Nursery

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 July 1982
English Heritage Building ID: 217415

OS Grid Reference: SP0813285709
OS Grid Coordinates: 408132, 285709
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4693, -1.8817

Location: Moseley Road, Birmingham B12 0HG

Locality: Birmingham
County: Birmingham
Country: England
Postcode: B12 0HG

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Listing Text

5104 Highgate B12
No 94
(City Day Nursery)
SF 0885 NW 53/2
Circa 1850-55, tall 2½ storey three bay stucco villa with slightly recessed 2
storey 1 bay wings. Plinth, first floor plat band, bed mould to frieze and eaves
course with console brackets to flat eaves of gable end slate roof. Tall flanking
corniced stucco chimneys. Tall ground floor windows with ear footed architraves
rising from plinth, moulded cornices in plat band with the blocking courses acting
as plinths to the architraves of the first floor windows; a similar link is
provided to the attic storey architrave windows which cut into frieze. The central
first floor window in not surmounted by an attic light and rises from the roof of
the pilastered, enclosed, parapetted porch. The porch has a moulded plinth and
between the pilaster its walls have chanelling returned on the front into the
reveals of the doorway. Double panelled doors with rectangular fanlight. The
recessed wings have cornices and blocking courses, architraves to windows.

Listing NGR: SP0813285709

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Source: English Heritage

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