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Bournville Baths, Birmingham

Description: Bournville Baths

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 December 1980
English Heritage Building ID: 216786

OS Grid Reference: SP0483981057
OS Grid Coordinates: 404839, 281057
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4275, -1.9302

Location: Bournville Lane, Birmingham B30 1TX

Locality: Birmingham
County: Birmingham
Country: England
Postcode: B30 1TX

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Listing Text

Bournville B30
Bournville Baths
SP 0481 SE 56/2 19.12.80
1902-4, by G H Lewin. Brick with stone dressings ; tiled roof. A main hall
with a lower wing on the left and a projecting clock tower on the right.
To the road a single-storeyed segment-headed bay with square mullioned and
transomed window with chequerwork in the tympanum, then a gabled bay with
polygonal louvred turret at the apex and, below that, a large 5-light arched
window with 3 transoms. Below the window a large panel with the name and
date of the building amid luxuriant foliage sculptured by Benjamin Creswick.
The square tower with tall battered buttresses and almost equally tall 2-light
windows with 3 transoms. Above this an octagonal turret with angle buttresses
and a little dome surmounted by a pretty metal weathervane. The left hand
return with 5 gabled bays each with a 5-light arched and transomed window.

Listing NGR: SP0483981057

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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