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Spring Cottage, Birmingham

Description: Spring Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 July 1982
English Heritage Building ID: 217782

OS Grid Reference: SP0639584834
OS Grid Coordinates: 406395, 284834
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4614, -1.9073

Location: 29 Michael Dr, Birmingham B15 2TJ

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

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Listing Text

Edgbaston B15
Spring Cottage
SP 0684 NW 50/23
Originally an C18 cottage or presently farmhouse rebuilt as a villa with the
development of the Calthorpe Estate C1825-30. Two storeys stucco faced
3 bays with entrance bay extending at south end. Two bay extension to north
originally one storey heightened very sympathetically to 2 storeys C1940.
Hipped slate roof with soffit eaves on shallow panelled brackets. Corniced
chimney stacks. Revealed sash windows, a few with glazing bars and French
windows, in plain stucco surrounds. Canted tent roof bay window to left hand.
The porch is set in the south end of the villa, Doric columns in antis and
deep entablature. Despite alterations this villa still retains its early
Regency character set in spacious grounds at the end of the lane running
east between Nos 61 and 63 Wellington Road.

Listing NGR: SP0639584834

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Source: English Heritage

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