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Lodge to City South Campus, Birmingham City University

A Grade II Listed Building in Edgbaston, Birmingham

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Latitude: 52.4678 / 52°28'4"N

Longitude: -1.9271 / 1°55'37"W

OS Eastings: 405046

OS Northings: 285542

OS Grid: SP050855

Mapcode National: GBR 5TF.C7

Mapcode Global: VH9Z2.K71J

Entry Name: Lodge to City South Campus, Birmingham City University

Listing Date: 8 July 1982

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1076059

English Heritage Legacy ID: 217800

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

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 07/03/2013

SP 0585 NW 39/18

Edgbaston B15
Lodge to City South Campus, Birmingham City University

(Formerly listed as Lodge to the City of Birmingham Polytechnic Men's Hostels)


Dated 1879 with the owners initials REC. Lodge to now demolished house. Red brick; tiled roof with ornamental ridge tiles and a big central ribbed chimney stack. Roughly cruciform in plan with a gable to the road half timbered with brick nogging and 2 arched panels of blue Japanese sunflower tiles. In the angle, a hip roofed porch. Half hipped gable towards the drive with elaborately pierced bargeboards and terracotta finial. Ground floor with a canted bay window and, to the upper floor, a Gothic traceried window with ogee glazing bars of white timber flanked by panels of sunflower tiles and carried on a foliated bressumer.

Listing NGR: SP0504685542

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

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