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Description: 74 and 75, Ryland Road B15
Date Listed: 8 July 1982
English Heritage Building ID: 217548
OS Grid Reference: SP0629985489
OS Grid Coordinates: 406299, 285489
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4673, -1.9087
5104 Edgbaston B15
Nos 74 and 75
SP 0685 SW 46/30
Circa 1830-40 a pair of semi-detached 2 storey stucco faced small houses developed
as a cottage ornee with Swiss and Tudor details. Plinth; rusticated quoins
to ground floor; first floor moulded and weathered sill course. Low pitch
slate roof with deep overhanging eaves trimmed with fretted bargeboards and
raised in shallow gable to centre. Grouped diagonally set chimney stacks
flanking ridge. First floor has 2 light diamond lattice casements in shallow
chamfered reveals with dripmoulds. Chamfered cross in gable (originally open
on attic light?). Ground floor has 2 French windows with same lattice glazing,
shaped to heads under drip moulds. Coupled entrance to centre under a broad,
fretted bargeboard, gabled porch with timber posts; architrave framed doorways
panelled and glazed in similar fashion to windows. Altered coach house extension
to No 74 with dripmoulds to broad lattice casements on first floor.
Listing NGR: SP0629985489
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Source: English Heritage
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