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King Edward's School Chapel

A Grade II* Listed Building in Edgbaston, Birmingham

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Latitude: 52.4508 / 52°27'2"N

Longitude: -1.9216 / 1°55'17"W

OS Eastings: 405422

OS Northings: 283654

OS Grid: SP054836

Mapcode National: GBR 5VM.LB

Mapcode Global: VH9Z2.MNZK

Entry Name: King Edward's School Chapel

Listing Date: 8 July 1982

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1343402

English Heritage Legacy ID: 217030

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 Bartholomew

Church of England Diocese: Birmingham

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Listing Text

Edgbaston B15
King Edward's School Chapel
SP 08 SE 12/22
A rebuilding and renovation of 1938-40 by Holland W Hobbiss of the Upper Corridor
linking the Grammar School and Library ranges of Barry's School in New Street
of 1833-38. Brick with stone dressings; buttressed and with unusually broad
battlements. Interior of 4 bays; 1 bay wide. Perpendicular in style and
very convincingly so The walls with panelled tracery, more complex in the
east bays than in the west. Four-light perpendicular windows, those on the
north mostly with original stained glass. Lierne vault.

Listing NGR: SP0542283654

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