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122 and 124, Colmore Row B3, Birmingham

Description: 122 and 124, Colmore Row B3

Grade: I
Date Listed: 21 January 1970
English Heritage Building ID: 216991

OS Grid Reference: SP0676586932
OS Grid Coordinates: 406765, 286932
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4803, -1.9018

Location: Colmore Row, Birmingham B3 3AU

Locality: Birmingham
County: Birmingham
Country: England
Postcode: B3 3AU

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Listing Text

City Centre B3
Nos 122 and 124
SP 0686 NE 33/19 21.1.70
1900, by Lethaby and Ball for the Eagle Insurance Company. Stone with a little
brick. Four storeys; 5 bays. Ground floor with a large 5-light mullioned and
transomed window and symmetrical doorways left and right with simple 2-light windows
and sculptured plaques above. First, second and third floors each with uniform
sash windows between pilasters. The 3rd floor windows with a frieze of Romansque
derivation in their heads and alternating semi-circular and triangular pediments
above. Attic storey with chequer work pattern in which are set plain blank discs
and, centrally, an eagle. Original metal doors and much of the interior
furnishings and fittings remain.

Listing NGR: SP0676986926

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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