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St John's House (The Original Eighteenth Century House Only)

A Grade II Listed Building in Washwood Heath, Birmingham

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.4867 / 52°29'12"N

Longitude: -1.834 / 1°50'2"W

OS Eastings: 411369

OS Northings: 287652

OS Grid: SP113876

Mapcode National: GBR 6G6.ZG

Mapcode Global: VH9YY.5R9L

Entry Name: St John's House (The Original Eighteenth Century House Only)

Listing Date: 8 July 1982

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1075768

English Heritage Legacy ID: 216730

Location: Birmingham, B8

County: Birmingham

Electoral Ward/Division: Washwood Heath

Built-Up Area: Birmingham

Traditional County: Warwickshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Midlands

Church of England Parish: Ward End

Church of England Diocese: Birmingham

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Listing Text

ALUM ROCK ROAD
1.
5104
Saltley B8
No 652
(St John's House)
(the original C18
house only)
SP 18 NW 8/1
II
2.
Mid C18 house of red brick on an L plan. Two storeys with a 3 bay front to
road. Plat band and toothed brick eaves to gable end old tile roof. Broad
windows with segmental gauged brick arches, most with late C19 tripartite
casements first floor right hand window lengthened early C19 with marginal
glazed casement. Another similar window in east gable end. The wing on this
side has 2 windows and a gabled dormer. The entrance is also on this side
with a doorway of engaged Tuscan columns with sections of entablature supporting
the pediment over the semi-circular fanlight. To the west gable end of the
main block is a 2 storey brick bow with an ogee arched gothic glazed window
on the first floor and a revealed glazing bar sash window to the ground floor.
Large C20 neo Georgian additions and chapel excluded from listing.

Listing NGR: SP1136987652

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