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Chamberlain Tower

A Grade II Listed Building in Edgbaston, Birmingham

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.4498 / 52°26'59"N

Longitude: -1.9306 / 1°55'50"W

OS Eastings: 404810

OS Northings: 283543

OS Grid: SP048835

Mapcode National: GBR 5SM.LP

Mapcode Global: VH9Z2.HP6B

Entry Name: Chamberlain Tower

Listing Date: 8 July 1982

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1210306

English Heritage Legacy ID: 217677

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

UNIVERSITY ROAD
1.
5104
Edgbaston B15
Chamberlain Tower
SP 08 SW 11/3
II
2.
The centre focal point of the D plan group of main university buildings designed
by Sir Aston Webb and Ingress Bell, 1900-1909. Dramatically soaring bright,
machined red brick campanile clock tower of tapering square section rising sheer
from the forecourt with a corbelled top stage and lantern.

Listing NGR: SP0481083543

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

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