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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: KING EDWARD'S SCHOOL CHAPEL

List entry Number: 1343402

Location

KING EDWARD'S SCHOOL CHAPEL, EDGBASTON PARK ROAD B15

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: 08-Jul-1982

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 217030

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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

EDGBASTON PARK ROAD 1. 5104 Edgbaston B15 King Edward's School Chapel SP 08 SE 12/22 II* 2. A rebuilding and renovation of 1938-40 by Holland W Hobbiss of the Upper Corridor linking the Grammar School and Library ranges of Barry's School in New Street of 1833-38. Brick with stone dressings; buttressed and with unusually broad battlements. Interior of 4 bays; 1 bay wide. Perpendicular in style and very convincingly so The walls with panelled tracery, more complex in the east bays than in the west. Four-light perpendicular windows, those on the north mostly with original stained glass. Lierne vault.



Listing NGR: SP0542283654

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National Grid Reference: SP 05422 83654

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