Knutsford Lodge

Date:
15 Jun 2006
Location:
Knutsford Lodge, 25 Somerset Road B15, Birmingham, West Midlands, B15 2TJ
Reference:
IOE01/15772/36
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.

SOMERSET ROAD 1.

5104 Edgbaston B15 No 25 (Knutsford Lodge) SP 08 SW 11/43 II* GV 2.

Mid/late C19. Red brick with stone dressings; polychrome and shaped tiled roof. In a Jacobean style. Two storeys. The entrance front of 3 shaped gabled bays, the centre one advanced and containing the porch with a 4 centred arch and dragons on the spandrels and above, an oriel window surmounted by strapwork, the left hand one with mullioned casements at ground and first floor levels, the right hand one broad and with a broad chimney breast.

To the left of this, a range with 3 ground floor mullioned and transomed windows and a first floor quadripartite transomed window beneath a shaped gable. The right hand return, a garden front, of 3 bays with a canted bay window rising through 2 storeys and surmounted by strapwork all in front of a shaped gable and an oriel window with shaped tiled roof set against another smaller shaped gable. In front of this facade a hexagonal iron lamp on a hexagonal stone base that turns trefoiled.



Listing NGR: SP0463384533

Content

This is part of the Series: IOE01/0395 IOE Records taken by Walter Chinn; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England

Rights

© Mr Walter Chinn. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

Photographer: Chinn, Walter

Rights Holder: Chinn, Walter

Keywords

Brick, Stone, Tile, Georgian House, Victorian Monument <By Form>, Domestic, Dwelling, Lodge, Gas Lamp, Gardens Parks And Urban Spaces, Street Lamp, Street Furniture