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List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.


List entry Number: 1054084



The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.


District: Solihull

District Type: Metropolitan Authority

Parish: Balsall

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 22-Jul-1976

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 218023

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BALSALL KENILWORTH ROAD 1. 5108 (South Side) Knowle Hall SP 1976 20/134 II* GV

2. 1820's country house, left unfinished for many years and completed circa 1860 without 3rd storey of original design. Stucco. Modillion cornice, balustrade masking low pitched Welsh slated hipped roof. 2 storeys, bonded chamfered quotas, 5 sash windows in eared architraves to garden front, which has central round arched doorway in rusticated, partly vermiculated surround with balustrade and similar surround to 1st floor window. Slightly recessed I storey wing on right has balustrade with urns to flat roof. 2 storey recessed staff wing on left has plain parapet, angle urns. Entrance front closed porch, rusticated and vermiculated segmental arch, balustraded parapet with eagles at angles. Interiors fine galleried entrance hall.

Knowle Hall with Garden Steps and Sphinxes at Knowle Hall form a group.

Listing NGR: SP1923576256

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National Grid Reference: SP 19235 76256


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