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Friends' Meeting House

A Grade II Listed Building in Bournville, Birmingham

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Latitude: 52.4306 / 52°25'50"N

Longitude: -1.9359 / 1°56'9"W

OS Eastings: 404455

OS Northings: 281402

OS Grid: SP044814

Mapcode National: GBR 5RV.FL

Mapcode Global: VH9Z8.D5FK

Entry Name: Friends' Meeting House

Listing Date: 21 January 1970

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1076294

English Heritage Legacy ID: 217369

Location: Birmingham, B30

County: Birmingham

Electoral Ward/Division: Bournville

Built-Up Area: Birmingham

Traditional County: Worcestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Midlands

Church of England Parish: Bournville

Church of England Diocese: Birmingham

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Listing Text

Bournville B30
Friends' Meeting House
SF 0481 SW 55/3 21.1.70
1905, by W Alexander Harvey. Red brick with atone dressings; tiled roof. The main
hall tall and cabled with an arched doorway of 5 plain orders flanked on either side
by a small 2-light mullioned window and, above a tall 2-light mullioned window with
2 transoms. Left and right of this composition the lover subsidiary rooms project
diagonally to terminate in gabled facades. In an alcove in the cable end of the
right-hand projection the bust of George Cadbury (1839-1922) and a tablet recording
the burial there of the ashes of himself and his wife. In the angle on the left an
octagonal staircase turret with high pointed cap. Inside, the braces of the hall
roof rise from the floor.

Listing NGR: SP0445581402

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