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Statue of the Virgin Mary in Front of the Tower of Oscott College

A Grade II* Listed Building in Kingstanding, Birmingham

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Latitude: 52.5439 / 52°32'38"N

Longitude: -1.8558 / 1°51'20"W

OS Eastings: 409876

OS Northings: 294018

OS Grid: SP098940

Mapcode National: GBR 39J.VY

Mapcode Global: VH9YQ.SB85

Entry Name: Statue of the Virgin Mary in Front of the Tower of Oscott College

Listing Date: 8 July 1982

Last Amended: 23 August 1995

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1075636

English Heritage Legacy ID: 216976

Location: Birmingham, B73

County: Birmingham

Electoral Ward/Division: Kingstanding

Built-Up Area: Birmingham

Traditional County: Warwickshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Midlands

Church of England Parish: Erdington Christ the King

Church of England Diocese: Birmingham

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Listing Text

SF 09 SE 3/13

New Oscott B23
Statue of the Virgin in front of the Tower of Oscott College

(Formerly listed as Statue of the Virgin in front of the Tower, St Mary College)


Circa 1837-40 by Augustus Welby Northmore Pugin, a fine copy of a late C15 German statue in St Chad's. The statue is set on a high pedestal with a splendid C15 style canopy.

Listing NGR: SP0987694018

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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