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Coleridge Chambers, Birmingham

Description: Coleridge Chambers

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 July 1982
English Heritage Building ID: 217013

OS Grid Reference: SP0734987340
OS Grid Coordinates: 407349, 287340
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4839, -1.8932

Location: Coleridge Passage, Birmingham B4 6RG

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

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Listing Text

(west side)
City Centre
Nos 175 and 177
(Coleridge Chambers)
SP 0787 SW 30/4
Late C19. Red brick and yellow terracotta. Four storeys plus attic; 3 bays
divided by polygonal shafts that rise into and flank the crowning gable plus
the polygonal corner tourelle with copper ogee cap and the return on Coleridge
Passage where the entrance to No 177 Corporation Street is. Ground floor
of terracotta with central entrance with door up steps within a broad arch and
2 altered shop windows. Within the entrance, good mosaic floor and wall tiling.
First and second floors each with pairs of windows, those of the first floor
with arches and ribbonwork and masks in the spandrels, those of the second
floor with transoms and flat heads. Third floor with triplets of windows with
transoms and flat heads. In the gable, a triplet of windows with a decorative
band above. The return on Coleridge Passage similar but simpler and with a
big gable.

Listing NGR: SP0734987340

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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