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89 and 91, Cornwall Street B3, Birmingham

Description: 89 and 91, Cornwall Street B3

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 21 January 1970
English Heritage Building ID: 217007

OS Grid Reference: SP0665287088
OS Grid Coordinates: 406652, 287088
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4817, -1.9035

Location: Cornwall Street, Birmingham B3 3BY

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

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Listing Text

City Centre B3
Nos 89 and 91
SP 0687 SE 29/13 21.1.70
1904, by C E Bateman. In an Arts and Crafts style and subtly asymmetrical in
composition. Brick with stone dressings. Four storeys plus basement; 5 bays, the
first blank, the third with the entrance to No 91. The fifth with the entrance
to No 89 and the second and fourth with canted bay windows rising from basement
to second floor level where they terminate in a gadrooned frieze and cornice. The
bay windows all sashes with rusticated heads and glazing bars. The entrances up
steps and flanked by pilasters with open scrolly pediments, that to No 89 with a
tablet above, that to No 91 with a little window with leaded lights and shell hood.
Oculi in bays 1, 3 and 5 at second floor level. Third floor with 3 sash windows
in moulded frames with super-arches in whose tympana diamonds. Above that, a deep
parapet with wreaths and chequerwork alternating. Nothing inside. One of an
important group of houses.

Listing NGR: SP0665287088

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Source: English Heritage

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