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20, Highfield Road B15

A Grade II Listed Building in Birmingham, Birmingham

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.4683 / 52°28'6"N

Longitude: -1.923 / 1°55'22"W

OS Eastings: 405329

OS Northings: 285602

OS Grid: SP053856

Mapcode National: GBR 5VF.91

Mapcode Global: VH9Z2.M783

Entry Name: 20, Highfield Road B15

Listing Date: 8 July 1982

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1343052

English Heritage Legacy ID: 217283

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

HIGHFIELD ROAD
1.
5104
Edgbaston B15
No 20
SP 0585 NW 39/24
II
2.
Circa 1840 large detached stucco villa. Two storeys on a square 3 bay plan with
entrance front to Westbourne Crescent; rear way of circa 1855 along Highfield Road.
Main elevations have plinth, quoin pilasters, first floor plat band. Flat eaves
broken forward over pilasters. Hipped slate roof with stucco chimney stacks. First
floor windows in architrave, surrounds with cornices on consoles. The ground floor
of entrance front has former doorway (now window) with coupled pilasters, flanked by
canted bays, possibly of circa 1855, with dentil cornices and faceted keystones.
Present arched entrance in single storey annexe has reset panelled reveals. South-
west and north-west garden fronts have French windows in architrave surrounds on
ground floor, screened by fined verandahs of cast iron, 8 bays and 5 bays with leaded
tent roofs on scrollwork, coupled standards with openwork entablatures. Circa 1855
wing to Highfield Road has 4 windows in architrave surrounds and billiard room over
former coach house.

Listing NGR: SP0532985602

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