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Latitude: 52.4432 / 52°26'35"N
Longitude: -1.9205 / 1°55'13"W
OS Eastings: 405497
OS Northings: 282810
OS Grid: SP054828
Mapcode National: GBR 5VQ.T1
Mapcode Global: VH9Z2.NVKD
Entry Name: Selly Wick House (Cancer Research Campaign Area Office and Research Centre for the Education of the Visually Handicapped)
Listing Date: 8 July 1982
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1290743
English Heritage Legacy ID: 217598
Location: Birmingham, B29
Electoral Ward/Division: Selly Oak
Built-Up Area: Birmingham
Traditional County: Worcestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Midlands
Church of England Parish: Selly Park
Church of England Diocese: Birmingham
SELLY WICK ROAD
5104 Selly Park B29
Selly Wick House
(Cancer Research Campaign
Area Office and Research
Centre for the Education
of the Visually Handicapped)
SP 08 SE 12/52
C1840 in general appearance, though of possibly late C18 origin. Stucco; slate roof.
Two storeys. L-shaped in plan with the principal facade to the garden of 5 bays.
Ground floor with a canted bay window, 2 sash windows, a door within a pedimented
doorcase, a canted bay window rising through 2 storeys, 2 doors each flanked by
thin pilasters and up steps and then another canted bay window rising through 2
storeys. Broad, moulded band at first floor level with dentils to the bay windows.
Moulded band at first floor sill level. First floor with plain sash windows. Moulded
eaves cornice and blocking course. On the right band return a double panelled door
up steps and with panelled reveals and fanlight flanked by columns carrying a reeded
frieze and dentilled pediment.
Listing NGR: SP0549782810
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