Ten things you probably didnt know about Temple Balsall

Ten things you probably didnt know about Temple Balsall

Tucked away between Knowle and Balsall Common this cluster of buildings is one of the West Midlands best kept secrets.

 

 

Here are some things you may like to know?

  • We have one of the countries oldest timber framed buildings which was the preceptory of the Knights Templar
  • We have a thriving Church of England Primary School
  • The site has a wonderful sense of peace about it
  • We care for nearly sixty older people in sheltered housing and residential care
  • Gilbert Scott restored the majestic 14th century Hospitaller Chapel in 1860.
  • The Leveson Centre has a national reputation for thinking about age and older people
  • Over 40 people work here
  • The Sunday Teas offer the best home cooking in Solihull
  • We are planning a 3 million pound housing development
  • There is over 800 years history here

I hope that offers you a flavour of our work. There will be lots of opportunity to learn more at the Heritage Open Weekend to be held on the 13th and 14th of September 2008.

For more information visit  www.leveson.org.uk

 

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