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Latitude: 52.4636 / 52°27'48"N
Longitude: -1.9085 / 1°54'30"W
OS Eastings: 406315
OS Northings: 285076
OS Grid: SP063850
Mapcode National: GBR 5YG.HR
Mapcode Global: VH9Z2.VBYR
Entry Name: 34 and 35, Wellington Road B15
Listing Date: 8 July 1982
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1343178
English Heritage Legacy ID: 217761
Location: Birmingham, B15
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
Nos 34 and 35
SP 0685 SW 46/37
C1830-40 pair of semi-detached stucco villas with flanking coach houses,
treated as one composition and set back behind carriage sweep. Two storeys
each with 3 bay front symmetrical in itself. Plinth; ground floor channelled
up to first floor sill course supporting baseless pilasters articulating
first floor window bays. Deeply moulded eaves cornice to low pitch gable
end slate overall; stucco chimneys with cornices and swept blocking courses,
ornamental pots. Revealed glazing bar sashes, those on first floor in
architrave surrounds, the central first floor window of each elevation having
cornice on consoles; large sashes to ground floor with marginal glazing.
Originally both had Ionic columned porches with deep entablatures, No 34 intact
but No 35 only retains the wall pilasters, modern Georgian wood. Architrave
framed entrance with panelled reveals, panelled door and rectangular fanlight.
Each villa has handsome link walls, downswept with parapet over passage door,
then curving out in quadrant to meet with corner of 2 storey pediment gabled
coach house segmental arched coach doors, small glazing bar sash above. An
effective double villa design.
Listing NGR: SP0631585076
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