Masters House And Hall At Broadway Comprehensive School

Location:
Masters House And Hall At Broadway Comprehensive School, Whitehead Road B6, Birmingham, West Midlands, B6 5EL
Reference:
IOE01/00017/36
Type:
Photograph (Digital)
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Description

This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

WHITEHEAD ROAD 1.

5104 Aston B6 Master's House and Hall at Broadway Comprehensive School SP 08 NE 7/92 II 2.

Single storey hall of red brick with terracotta dressings abuts 2 storey and attic master's house of similar build at south end. Steep hipped slate roof with central squat square tower rising from west front, between 2 half octagon bays, with terracotta flying crown/cupola balustraded and finialed. Doorway on west side with hood, one end supported on adjoining bay, the other born on large lascivious console. The house proper an asymmetrical corner plan with shaped gables and corner squat octagon turret the upper stage terracotta dressed with gargoyles to corners and lead dome. Bowed terracotta porch in re-entrant angle to Priestley Road, also with lead dome. Hall elevation to this side has very close set range of semi-dormers.



Listing NGR: SP0747889722

Content

This is part of the Series: IOE\Dowling_Geoff IOE Records for Dowling, Geoff; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England

Rights

Copyright IoE Mr Geoff Dowling. Source Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

Photographer: Dowling, Geoff

Rights Holder: Dowling, Geoff

Keywords

Brick, Slate, Terracotta, School Hall, Education, Teachers House, Domestic, House, Dwelling