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School of Horticultural Training (In Kings Heath Park), Birmingham

Description: School of Horticultural Training (In Kings Heath Park)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 July 1982
English Heritage Building ID: 217689

OS Grid Reference: SP0675081541
OS Grid Coordinates: 406750, 281541
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4318, -1.9021

Location: Avenue Road, Birmingham B14 7QH

Locality: Birmingham
County: Birmingham
Country: England
Postcode: B14 7QH

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Listing Text

Kings Heath B14
School of Horticultural
Training (in Kings
Heath Park)
SP 08 SE 12/62
Early C19, altered. Stuccoed; slate roof. Five bays, the centre one advanced
a little, plus another recessed bay. Ground floor with 2 windows the door
within a closed porch of coupled Tuscan columns supporting an entablature
and blocking course, and 3 more windows Plain band at first floor level;
moulded band at first floor sill level. First floor with 6 windows. All
windows tall sashes with glazing bar, in moulded frames and, on the ground
floor, with elaborately bracketed cornices. Moulded band at first floor
ceiling level. Moulded and dentilled eaves cornice. On the right, a C19
greenhouse with iron arched windows. Elaborate foliagework in the spandrels.
On the left hand return, 2 bow windows running through both storeys.

Listing NGR: SP0675081541

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Source: English Heritage

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