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127, Soho Hill B19

A Grade II Listed Building in Soho, Birmingham

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.5002 / 52°30'0"N

Longitude: -1.9225 / 1°55'21"W

OS Eastings: 405356

OS Northings: 289151

OS Grid: SP053891

Mapcode National: GBR 5V1.DM

Mapcode Global: VH9YW.MFH5

Entry Name: 127, Soho Hill B19

Listing Date: 6 March 1978

Last Amended: 8 July 1982

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1076152

English Heritage Legacy ID: 217626

Location: Birmingham, B19

County: Birmingham

Electoral Ward/Division: Soho

Built-Up Area: Birmingham

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Midlands

Church of England Parish: Handsworth St Michael

Church of England Diocese: Birmingham

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Listing Text

SOHO HILL
1.
5104 Lozells B19
No 127
(formerly listed under
Handsworth)
SP 0589 SW 19/15 6.3.78
II
2.
C1850-55, a richly decorated Italianate stucco villa screen wall stable yard
entrance on north side. Two storeys with a 3 bay symmetrical front. Plinth;
deeply vermiculated rusticated quoins; moulded first floor sill course
decorated with Greek fret, the sills breaking forward on consoles and the
sections of sill course below decorated with panels of small paterae; main
frieze decorated with rosette paterae and dentil course below eaves bed with
coupled modillion brackets supporting moulded eaves cornice. Hipped slate
roof chimney stacks cut down. The central doorway is flanked by Corinthian
pilasters with panels of paterae, deep entablature with bracketted cornice;
panelled reveals, double panelled door with rectangular fanlight. The ground
floor windows are canted bays with slender Corinthian pilasters, paterae to
friezes, slate pent roofs. The first floor windows have archivolt arches
with Greek fret ornament and console keystones, springing from squat
Corinthian pilasters. Sashes with vertical glazing bars only throughout.
Vermiculated storey courses etc carried round side and on chimney breast.
Similar details to rear with centre break partly masked by sloping later
wing extended by blind arcaded single storey service range, probably stables
originally. Stable yard entrance to front with cornice and parpaet.

Listing NGR: SP0535689151

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