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266 and 266x, Broad Street B1 (See Details for Further Address Information), Birmingham

Description: 266 and 266x, Broad Street B1 (See Details for Further Address Information)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 July 1982
English Heritage Building ID: 216826

OS Grid Reference: SP0615486638
OS Grid Coordinates: 406154, 286638
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4776, -1.9108

Locality: Birmingham
County: Birmingham
Country: England
Postcode: B1 2JT

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Listing Text

City Centre B1
Nos 266 and 266X
SP 0686 NW 32/6
Includes No 2 Gas Street. Circa 1875 by Martin Chamberlain. Red brick with
some stone; tiled roof with decorative ridge tiles. Two and 3 storeys; 3 bays, that
on the left broad and gabled, those on the right narrow and gabled. In a Gothic
style. Ground floor with modern shop fronts. Left-hand bay with 4 first floor sash
windows with glazing bars in the upper sashes only and 2 second floor almost
square sash windows with diagonally set bricks between vertical lesenes left,
right and over. Right-hand 2 bays identifical: a couplet of pointed arched
windows with octofoil set in stone and a little cut brick in the gable above.
The right-hand return with entrance to No 2 Gas Street and a left-hand large
gable with fine cut brick foliage in the apex and a right-hand smaller gable
similar to the smaller ones on the Broad Street elevation. The building
stands astride the Canal.

Listing NGR: SP0615486638

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Source: English Heritage

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