Lodge To City Of Birmingham Polytechnic Men's Hostels

Lodge To City Of Birmingham Polytechnic Men's Hostels, Westbourne Road B15, Birmingham, West Midlands, B15 2TJ
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This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.


5104 Edgbaston B15 Lodge to the City of Birmingham Polytechnic Men's Hostels SP 0585 NW 39/18 II 2.

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 is part of the Series: IOE01/0558 IOE Records taken by John Davis; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England


© Dr John Davis. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

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Photographer: Davis, John

Rights Holder: Davis, John


Brick, Tile, Timber, Victorian Date Stone, Commemorative, Commemorative Stone, Commemorative Monument, Lodge, Domestic