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The Corinthians

A Grade II Listed Building in Edgbaston, Birmingham

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Latitude: 52.4626 / 52°27'45"N

Longitude: -1.9037 / 1°54'13"W

OS Eastings: 406637

OS Northings: 284969

OS Grid: SP066849

Mapcode National: GBR 5ZH.K3

Mapcode Global: VH9Z2.YCFH

Entry Name: The Corinthians

Listing Date: 8 July 1982

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1075720

English Heritage Legacy ID: 216790

Location: Birmingham, B5

County: Birmingham

Electoral Ward/Division: Edgbaston

Built-Up Area: Birmingham

Traditional County: Warwickshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Midlands

Church of England Parish: Edgbaston

Church of England Diocese: Birmingham

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Listing Text

SP 0684 NE 51/1

BRISTOL ROAD (east side),
Edgbaston B5,
No 96 (The Corinthians)


Circa 1855 substantial, 5 bay, 2 storey Calthorpe Estate villa. Stucco faced with hipped slate roof. Corniced stucco chimneys with arcaded panels. The chanelled ground floor has canted bay windows throughout, rising from moulded sills on ground and with Corinthian pilasters dividing the sash lights. Richly modelled Corinthian column porch. Ground floor entablature with dentil cornice broken forward over bays and porch, the blocking course acting as sill course to the first floor windows. There are round headed, in moulded reveals, with a roll moulded string at import level arched up over heads from angled acanthus leaf stops. Bed mould to main frieze of incised key pattern and moulded bed to the flat eaves. Stringcourses etc returned to side elevations. South side has approximately contemporary wooden conservatory arcaded lights, the dividers capped by consoles. Ridge lantern.

Listing NGR: SP0663784969

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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