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Description: 11, Sir Harry's Road B15
Date Listed: 8 July 1982
English Heritage Building ID: 217619
OS Grid Reference: SP0618384609
OS Grid Coordinates: 406183, 284609
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4594, -1.9104
SIR HARRY'S ROAD
5104 Edgbaston B15
SP 0684 NW 50/10
C1850-55 detached red brick villa with stucco dressings. A more asymmetrical
composition than usual with a 2 storey 2 bay main block flanked by single
storey bays, one with entrance the other to north west blind and continued
by down swept screen wall to the plot boundary with carriage archway to
yard at far end. The villa elevation has a deep plinth, its coping serving
as the ground floor sill course; the first floor sill course is carried
over as parapet coping on to flanking single storey bays; bed mould to frieze
with large scrolled consoles supporting flat eaves of hipped slate roof; 2
dormers with decorated pediment gables; corniced chimney stacks with ornamental
pots. Widely spaced first floor windows, marginal glazed sashes in eared
architrave surrounds with stepped heads. Ground floor has to left hand a large,
eared architrave framed window, also marginal glazed, with pulvinated frieze
and cornice. And to right a large rectangular stucco bay window, tripartite to
front, with cornice and blocking course. The doorway in the south east flanking
bay, is approached by a flight of steps and is framed by same surround as the
adjacent hall window in the main block. The down swept screen wall to north west
has a parapet coping.
Listing NGR: SP0618384609
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