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

Name: PARISH CHURCH OF THE ASCENSION

List entry Number: 1076183

Location

PARISH CHURCH OF THE ASCENSION, SCHOOL ROAD, HALL GREEN, B28 8JD

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

County District District Type Parish
BirminghamMetropolitan Authority

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 25-Apr-1952

Date of most recent amendment: 08-Jul-1982

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 217594

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SP 18 SW 13/6 25.4.52 5104

SCHOOL ROAD Parish Church of the Ascension (formerly listed as Church of the Holy Trinity under Hall Green)

II*

Dated 1704 and possibly by Sir William Wilson; altered. Red brick with stone dressings. Of the C18 the lower part of the projecting west tower and the nave, 3 bays long demarcated by giant Roman Doric pilasters carrying an entablature and balustrade. Arched windows in moulded stone surrounds with impost blocks and keystones. Quoins at the angles. In 1860 chancel and transepts were added in the same style as the C18 work. Also probably of 1860 the upper part of the tower with its octagonal brick turret with copper cupola. Interior with coved ceiling, simple C18 pulpit and painted early C19 Royal Arms.



Listing NGR: SP1099481789

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National Grid Reference: SP 10994 81789

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