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Selly Manor, Birmingham

Description: Selly Manor

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 April 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 217669

OS Grid Reference: SP0456781423
OS Grid Coordinates: 404567, 281423
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4308, -1.9342

Location: Sycamore Road, Birmingham B30 2AD

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

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Listing Text

5104 Bournville B30
Selly Manor
SP 0481 SE 56/10 25.4.52
Cl4-16. The old Selly Manor was bought by George Cadbury in 1907 and
re-erected here under the supervision of W Alexandra Harvey in 1912-16
using old materials specially brought in for the purpose. Timber framed
with plaster infill and some C16 brick nogging; old tile roof with big
C16/C17 star-shaped chimney stacks. Three gabled bays of different dates,
the earliest perhaps that on the left, advanced and with the upper storey
overhanging on curved brackets. The centre bay Cl5 with two 4-light leaded
casements with wing lights. A dimple inset porch between the second and
third bay. On the left-hand return a small gabled wooden porch with unglazed
4-light windows and stairs to first floor.

Listing NGR: SP0456781423

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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