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68 and 68a, Harborne Road B15

A Grade II Listed Building in Edgbaston, Birmingham

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.4692 / 52°28'9"N

Longitude: -1.9291 / 1°55'44"W

OS Eastings: 404913

OS Northings: 285702

OS Grid: SP049857

Mapcode National: GBR 5SD.YQ

Mapcode Global: VH9Z2.J60F

Entry Name: 68 and 68a, Harborne Road B15

Listing Date: 8 July 1982

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1343046

English Heritage Legacy ID: 217250

Location: Birmingham, B15

County: Birmingham

Electoral Ward/Division: Edgbaston

Built-Up Area: Birmingham

Traditional County: Warwickshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Midlands

Church of England Parish: Edgbaston St George with St Michael

Church of England Diocese: Birmingham

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Listing Text

HARBORNE ROAD
1.
5104
(south side)
Edgbaston B15
Nos 68 and 6dA
SP 0485 NE 38/22
II GV
2.
Corner site. A small C184O 3 bay stucco villa enlarged C1855-60, the new
addition to corner becoming the main house with the original (No 68A) as the
service wing. The original part has a symmetrical elevation with plat band
and central doorway with fanlight. Hipped slate roof. Revealed glazing bar
sashes. The 1855-60 Italianate addition is taller, also stucco faced with
plinth, rusticated quoins, applied parapet over ground floor cornice; console
brackets to eaves of hipped slate roof. Elevation to Harborne Road
asymmetrical with broad external chimney stack with bracket corniced shaft to
right hand; off centre pilastered porch with pilastered archivolt arched window
above; low set fan of similar windows to left. The south west return has 2
similar windows to left hand above pilastered tripartite rectangular bay
window with pent roof. South east garden front has a triple group of archivolt
arched windows, eared architrage sash windows and a big window with bracketed
cornice. The original house on this front has glazing bar sashes and a good
geometrical trellis verandah.


Listing NGR: SP0491385702

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