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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: No name for this Entry

List entry Number: 1343379

Location

89 AND 91, CORNWALL STREET B3

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: 21-Jan-1970

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 217007

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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History

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Details

CORNWALL STREET 1. 5104 City Centre B3 Nos 89 and 91 SP 0687 SE 29/13 21.1.70 II* GV 2. 1904, by C E Bateman. In an Arts and Crafts style and subtly asymmetrical in composition. Brick with stone dressings. Four storeys plus basement; 5 bays, the first blank, the third with the entrance to No 91. The fifth with the entrance to No 89 and the second and fourth with canted bay windows rising from basement to second floor level where they terminate in a gadrooned frieze and cornice. The bay windows all sashes with rusticated heads and glazing bars. The entrances up steps and flanked by pilasters with open scrolly pediments, that to No 89 with a tablet above, that to No 91 with a little window with leaded lights and shell hood. Oculi in bays 1, 3 and 5 at second floor level. Third floor with 3 sash windows in moulded frames with super-arches in whose tympana diamonds. Above that, a deep parapet with wreaths and chequerwork alternating. Nothing inside. One of an important group of houses.



Listing NGR: SP0665287088

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National Grid Reference: SP 06652 87088

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