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50, Carpenter Road B15

A Grade II Listed Building in Edgbaston, Birmingham

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.4649 / 52°27'53"N

Longitude: -1.9174 / 1°55'2"W

OS Eastings: 405711

OS Northings: 285216

OS Grid: SP057852

Mapcode National: GBR 5WG.J9

Mapcode Global: VH9Z2.Q97S

Entry Name: 50, Carpenter Road B15

Listing Date: 21 January 1970

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1075675

English Heritage Legacy ID: 216881

Location: Birmingham, B15

County: Birmingham

Electoral Ward/Division: Edgbaston

Built-Up Area: Birmingham

Traditional County: Warwickshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Midlands

Church of England Parish: Edgbaston St Bartholomew

Church of England Diocese: Birmingham

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Listing Text

CARPENTER ROAD
1.
5104 Edgaston B15
No 50
SP 9585 SE 45/26 21.1.70
II
2.
C1870, a substantial and important Gothic home by Chamberlain. Tall proportions
with asymmetrical elevations of red brick - polychrome brick banding, stone
dressings end decorative tilework. Two storeys and attics with 2 gabled to
front. Gable end elate mote with Gothic ridge tiled and saddlestones to
gables. Slender shafts to brick chimney stacks. Paired windows consisting
of 2 pointed lights divided by colonette. Pointed arcade with tracery to
stone porch, continued blind against blank wall to left with quatrefoil panel
below 1st floor window. Ornate modelling of stone eaves to side with decorative
panel of polychrome tiles and similar tilework in tympana of window, a feature
repeated on the garden elevation. On the left hand west side a short screen
wall links the coach house, slate roof with saddlestone to gable, banded red
brick walls.


Listing NGR: SP0571185216

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