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The Synagogue, Birmingham

Description: The Synagogue

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 21 January 1970
English Heritage Building ID: 216781

OS Grid Reference: SP0664386416
OS Grid Coordinates: 406643, 286416
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4756, -1.9036

Location: Blucher Street, Birmingham B1 1QH

Locality: Birmingham
County: Birmingham
Country: England
Postcode: B1 1QH

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Listing Text

In the entry for:
SP 08 NE
(City Centre Bl)
7/20 Nos 26, 26A and 26B
(The Synagogue)
(Formerly listed as Synagogue)
- 21.1.70 II

The grade shall be amended to read:-
_ II*


City Centre B1
Nos 26, 26A and 26b
(The Synagogue)
(formerly listed as
SP 08 NE 7/20 21.1.70
1856, by Yeoville Thomason, altered. Red brick with stone dressings. In
an Italianate style. Portico, with a rose window in the gable above, between
2 projecting wings to form a courtyard in front. Inside, 7 bays long with
balconies behind a superimposed order in a Gibbsian manner. The Ark in an
apse vaulted also a la Gibbs. The stained glass mostly of circa 1922 and
later. Original cast and gilded gasoliers.

Listing NGR: SP0662286414

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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