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20, Westfield Road B15 (See Details for Further Address Information), Birmingham

Description: 20, Westfield Road B15 (See Details for Further Address Information)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 July 1982
English Heritage Building ID: 217801

OS Grid Reference: SP0348685745
OS Grid Coordinates: 403486, 285745
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4696, -1.9501

Location: 20 Westfield Road, Birmingham B15 3QH

Locality: Birmingham
County: Birmingham
Country: England
Postcode: B15 3QH

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Listing Text

Edgbaston B15
No 20
SP 08 NW 6/45
Includes No 2A Woodbourne Road. Dated 1893 by J L Ball, an early example for
Birmingham of a "Wrenanssance" house, a substantial building with large gables
on corner with Woodbourne Road. Two storeys red brick with thin stone sill
courses to both floors; moulded eaves cornice and steep hipped slate roof
with leaded casement flat roofed dormers; tall brick chimney stack with round
headed panels. Entrance side elevation to Westfield Road of 3 bays the centre
in slight break with pediment. Narrow nearly flush framed sash windows,
coupled to centre above doorway with rubbed brick flat arches. Ionic
pilastered stucco doorway with festoon to lintel, entablature and segmental
pediment. Coupled and single similar sash windows to 5 bay north front with
pent roofed leaded light rectangular bays at ground floor. Lower service wing
to right. All sash windows have louvred shutters. Symmetrical south garden
front with same fenestration. Rectangular brick bay with cornice to right
hand of ground floor.

Listing NGR: SP0348685745

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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