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Description: 44, Broad Street B1
Date Listed: 29 March 1978
English Heritage Building ID: 216822
OS Grid Reference: SP0611786645
OS Grid Coordinates: 406117, 286645
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4777, -1.9114
City Centre B1
[formerly listed as
No 44 (The Brass House)]
SP 0686 NW 32/4
Built as the Birmingham Brasshouse in 1781 and altered circa 1870. Brick
with stucco dressings; slate roof. Two storeys; 7 bays, the centre 5 advanced
slightly and with a parapet with volutes left and right and intermittent
balustrading. Ground floor with a central door within a stone surround with
arched recess of Romanesque type and flanked by granite columns and, either
side, a central tipartite window with slender piers and columns carrying
an entablature and 2 windows with voussoir blocks. First floor similar except
that the central window is of Serlian type and the extreme left-hand window
has been heightened. All the windows with glazing bars and standing on a
continuous sill band.
Listing NGR: SP0611786656
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Source: English Heritage
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