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County Court, Birmingham

Description: County Court

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 January 1970
English Heritage Building ID: 217011

OS Grid Reference: SP0730087225
OS Grid Coordinates: 407300, 287225
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4829, -1.8939

Location: Corporation Street, Birmingham B4 6RP

Locality: Birmingham
County: Birmingham
Country: England
Postcode: B4 6RP

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Listing Text

(west side)
City Centre B2
County Court
SP 0787 SW 30/2 21.1.70
1882, by James Williamson Stone. In an Italiante palazzo style. Two storeys plus
basement; 6 bays. Ground floor with banded rustication, the entrance in an
elaborate surround and within a Roman Doric porch and 5 windows with their
elongated brackets carrying a broad band with guilloche decoration and containing
the blind balconies to the 6 pedimented first floor windows. All windows sashes.
Decorated eaves frieze and bracketted cornice. The right-hand return on Newton
Street brick of 2 bays plus another 5 bays slightly lower but to the same design
except that the first floor windows have corniced rather than pedimented frames.

Listing NGR: SP0730087225

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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