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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: 1076230



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


District: Birmingham

District Type: Metropolitan Authority


National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 22-Jan-1973

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 217511

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This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 08/02/2013

SP 07 NW 16/13 22.1.73

BIRMINGHAM PRIMROSE HILL Kings Norton B38 Primrose Hill Farmhouse


Late C15. Timber-framed south and east fronts fronted in brick in early C20. Pitched tile roofs and brick chimneys. Two storeys. Hall range close-studded and arched braced. Originally open to roof, floor inserted above hall in late C16. C16 window inserted into ground floor on north side. North side largely obscured by modern 2-storey timber- framed porch. Cross wing of post and truss construction. Central chimney. Two blocked C15 windows with original mullions on first floor of west elevation: otherwise west elevation has 3 casements with lead glazing bars on each floor. Ground floor largely refronted with brick. Interior reported to have heavy smoke blackening to the hall range, which has 2 tiers of curved windbracing and 4 surviving trusses, including a spere truss with braces from the posts forming a sharply- pointed arch, and a king-post truss with a pair of heavy struts rising from the collar.

Listing NGR: SP0499677785

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National Grid Reference: SP 04996 77785


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