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76 and 77, Wellington Road B15, Birmingham

Description: 76 and 77, Wellington Road B15

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 July 1982
English Heritage Building ID: 217787

OS Grid Reference: SP0653485135
OS Grid Coordinates: 406534, 285135
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4641, -1.9052

Location: Wellington Road, Birmingham B15 2ET

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

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Listing Text

Edgbaston B15
Nos 76 and 77
SP 0685 SE 47/9
C1820-30 early semi-detached pair of Calthorpe Estate small scale villas.
Symmetrical composition 2 storeys stucco faced with 4 bay main block and
set back 2 storey one bay wings. Plinth and first floor sill band returned
to wings. Hipped slate roof to main block with flat eaves on shallow
brackets and plain stucco frieze below; central stucco chimney stacks.
Wings have gabled fronts. Revealed sash windows, 4 x 4 panes to centre but
3 x 4 panes over doorway in outer bays. The ground floor windows have feature
of crisply moulded blind semi-circular arches containing scroll and anthemion
motif. Broad engaged Tuscan column doorways with full entablatures approached
by 2 steps. Doors of 6 fielded panels recessed for one round arched order in
panelled reveals, fanlights with marginal and curvilinear glazing pattern.
The glazing bar sash windows to wings have slightly cambered heads the ground
floor of the wing to No 77 incorporates gig house.

Listing NGR: SP0653485135

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Source: English Heritage

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