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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.

Name: THE ORATORY PRIESTS' HOUSE

List entry Number: 1343058

Location

THE ORATORY PRIESTS' HOUSE, 141, HAGLEY ROAD B16

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: 217208

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History

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Details

HAGLEY ROAD 1. 5104 (north side) Edgbaston B16 No 141 (The Oratory Priests' Home) (formerly listed as The Oratory) SP 0488 SE 36/2 25.4.52 II* GV 2. 185O-1. Red brick with stone dressings; slate roof. Three storeys; 5 bays with quoins left and right. In an Italian Renaissance style. Grould floor with central panelled door within stone surround with cornice and superimposed segment headed panel flanked by vaults and 4 windws with stone eared and corniced surrounds. Guilloche band at first floor level and a moulded band at first sill level. First floor with 5 windows, the central one with eared and corniced surround, the others with simple moulded surrounds. Cornice band at second floor level. Second floor with 5 almost square windows, the centre with eared surround, the others with simple surrounds. Eaves cornice with dentils and mouldings. The home from 1852 to 1890 of John Henry, Cardinal Newman with his rooms preserved in original condition.



Listing NGR: SP0494286037

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National Grid Reference: SP 04942 86037

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