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21 and 21a, Sycamore Road B30 (See Details for Further Address Information), Birmingham

Description: 21 and 21a, Sycamore Road B30 (See Details for Further Address Information)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 July 1982
English Heritage Building ID: 217666

OS Grid Reference: SP0458281378
OS Grid Coordinates: 404582, 281378
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4304, -1.9340

Location: Sycamore Road, Birmingham B30 2AA

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

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Listing Text

5104 Bournville B30
Nos 17, 17A, 19, 19A,
21 and 21A
SF 0481 SE 56/7
Early C20. Brick; tiled roof. Two blocks made to read as a single symmetrical
composition. Basement plus 2 storeys; each block of 6 bays, the left-hand
block with the second, the right hand block with tins fifth bay advanced
and gabled. At ground floor level, the entrance to No 17 beneath a simple
hood, a central 3-pane and two 2-pane windows in the advanced bay, a tripartite
window with shallow relieving arch above, then the entrances to Nos 17A
and 19 each with a simple hood and flanking side window and then another
tripartite window with shallow relieving arch. First floor with, in the
advanced bay, an arrangement similar to that below except that the windows
are shorter, and then, all tucked under the eaves, a tripartite window,
two 2-light windows and another tripartite window. Access to the ground
floor from the pavement is by brick bridges with railings with urn finials
across wide and deep areas where the pattern of festration is broadly similar
to that on the upper floors and there are subsidiary doors reached from the
pavement down steps. The window all rectangular wooden casements. Nos 19A,
21 and 21A is a similar block. The 2 blocks are linked by a wall
with 2 arched openings giving access to the rear of the blocks. Access
to these arched openings is by a cobbled ramp down from the pavement.

Listing NGR: SP0458281378

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Source: English Heritage

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