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49, Wellington Road B15, Birmingham

Description: 49, Wellington Road B15

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 July 1982
English Heritage Building ID: 217771

OS Grid Reference: SP0592184897
OS Grid Coordinates: 405921, 284897
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4620, -1.9143

Location: Wellington Road, Birmingham B15 2EP

Locality: Birmingham
County: Birmingham
Country: England
Postcode: B15 2EP

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Listing Text

Edgbaston B15
No 49
SP 0584 NE 49/14
C1840 substantial stucco villa with Grecian details, set back behind carriage
sweep. Two storeys, 3 bays symmetrical to main block with fourth bay extension
to south and screen wall coach house to north. Deep plinth and giant quoin
pilasters on moulded bases; plat band; first floor window impost string and
frieze bed mould carried over quoin pilasters with corresponding breaks to eaves
cornice, plain parapet above. Cornice and parapet returned to flanking stucco
chimney stacks. Rather squat revealed sash windows to first floor. The ground
floor has tripartite rectangular bay windows with panelled aprons and moulded
stucco cornices, flanking square pier porch with palmette and anthemion patterned
capitals, deep entablature with projecting cornice. The porch is approached by
a flight of steps between ramped stucco walls. The one bay south extension has
main eaves cornice carried over and shallow rusticated quoins; tripartite ground
floor window and single sash on first floor both with cornices on consoles.
Stucco screen wall to north contains segmental arched coach house entrance.

Listing NGR: SP0592184897

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Source: English Heritage

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