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Handsworth Lodge

A Grade II Listed Building in Great Barr with Yew Tree, Sandwell

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.5463 / 52°32'46"N

Longitude: -1.9246 / 1°55'28"W

OS Eastings: 405210

OS Northings: 294271

OS Grid: SP052942

Mapcode National: GBR 2TJ.T3

Mapcode Global: VH9YP.L8DC

Entry Name: Handsworth Lodge

Listing Date: 30 April 1971

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1077125

English Heritage Legacy ID: 219342

Location: Sandwell, B43

County: Sandwell

Electoral Ward/Division: Great Barr with Yew Tree

Built-Up Area: West Bromwich (East)

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Midlands

Church of England Parish: Great Barr St Margaret

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text

SANDWELL MB QUESLETT ROAD
SP 09 SE
Great Barr
6/130 Handsworth Lodge
30.4.71
II

House. Late C18. Stuccoed brick with slate roof. Gothick style. Single
storey. Main part of south facade of two bays with clasping buttresses,
central pilaster strip, and moulded band below parapet with coping. The
windows have architraves with impost blocks and ogee tops terminating with
poppy heads. Gables coped with finials. To the right is a lower bay with
a parapet and similar window surround. To its right is a possible addition
with a gable and with two further window surrounds. The west gable wall faced
the driveway. Its clasping buttresses have blind tracery decoration and there
is a crocketted ogee arch with poppy head and blind tracery enclosing three
smaller arches. The outer two are windows similar to those of the south facade.
The middle one belongs to the doorway, which is surmounted by a shield of arms
with helmet. The building was formerly a lodge to Great Barr Hall in Walsall
MB (qv).


Listing NGR: SP0521094271

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