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Erdington Abbey, Birmingham

Description: Erdington Abbey

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 January 1970
English Heritage Building ID: 217663

OS Grid Reference: SP1119192252
OS Grid Coordinates: 411191, 292252
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5280, -1.8365

Location: 40 A5127, Birmingham B24 8BU

Locality: Birmingham
County: Birmingham
Country: England
Postcode: B24 8BU

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Listing Text

5104 Erdington B23
Erdington Abbey
[formerly listed as
Erdington Abbey
(S. S. Thomas and
Edmund of Canterbury)
under Slitton Road]
SP 19 SW 4/16 21.1.70
Begun in 1880, the north-east range linking with the church by A E Dempster.
Sober stone elevation of 2 storeys and attic in steep gable end slate roof.
Gables and lucarne dormers. Simple grouped lancet light windows. Extended
1896-98 in a similar plain style but with a lofty, square, buttressed tower
to the desings of Harry Haigh, nephew of the founder. Further plain enlargement
in 1904 including the south-west wing.

Listing NGR: SP1119192252

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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