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2, SOMERSET ROAD B20, 133, HANDSWORTH WOOD ROAD B20

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.

Name: 2, SOMERSET ROAD B20, 133, HANDSWORTH WOOD ROAD B20

List entry Number: 1076363

Location

133, HANDSWORTH WOOD ROAD B20
2, SOMERSET ROAD B20

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

County:

District: Birmingham

District Type: Metropolitan Authority

Parish:

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 08-Jul-1982

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 217240

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

HANDSWORTH WOOD ROAD 1. 5104 Handsworth B20 No 133 SP 09 SW 2/7 II GV 2. Includes No 2 Somerset Road. 1905, by Joseph Crouch and Edmund Butler. In an Arts and Crafts style. On the corner and designed as one with No 2 Somerset Road, the corner itself marked by a polygonal turret flanked by single gabled bays. Brick plinth; pebbledashed with stone dressings; tiled roof with bracketed eaves and brick chimney stacks. Two storeys plus attic. Ground floor with a 5 light window beneath a tiled lean-to with bracketed eaves cornice and the door with a 3-light mullioned window to its left. First floor with a Venetian type window and, in the gable, a 3 light window. All windows with leaded lights, some of them stained glass. The turret has cross windows with blank tympana and blocking stones. On the return, the entrance to No 2 Somerset Road in a stone surround that incorporates a window either side of the door, a canted bay window and 1-, 2- and 3-light windows.



Listing NGR: SP0489791148

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National Grid Reference: SP 04897 91148

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