This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.
CARPENTER ROAD 1.
5104 Edgbaston B15 No 3 SP 0585 SE 45/11 II GV 2.
Circa 1830 a small early Calthorpe Estate villa. Two storeys 3 bays stucco faced, originally symmetrical. Ground floor chanelled up to first floor sill band. Gable end slate roof with overhanging eaves, flanking chimneys.
A circa 1900 2 storey rectangular bay window inserted to left hand. Three x four pane central sash window, 4 x 4 pane to right in plain reveals. Ground floor right hand window blind. Central doorcase of slender fluted Greek Doric columns with deep entablature and blocking course. Door of 4 moulded and fielded panels in panelled reveals, rectangular fanlight with geometric glazing pattern. Small annexe with chanelling to left. Screen wall with garage to right. Despite 1900 bay retains sufficient of its early original features and forms part of an important early villa group.
Listing NGR: SP0551785272
© Mr Walter Chinn. Source: Historic England Archive
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Photographer: Chinn, Walter
Rights Holder: Chinn, Walter
Slate, Stucco, Georgian Villa, Victorian Agriculture And Subsistence, Land Use Site, Domestic, House, Dwelling, Wall, Monument <By Form>, Barrier, Garage, Transport, Road Transport Site