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14 and 15, Frederick Street B1, Birmingham

Description: 14 and 15, Frederick Street B1

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 July 1982
English Heritage Building ID: 217078

OS Grid Reference: SP0611487463
OS Grid Coordinates: 406114, 287463
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4851, -1.9114

Location: Frederick Street, Birmingham B1 3HE

Locality: Birmingham
County: Birmingham
Country: England
Postcode: B1 3HE

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Listing Text

Hockley B1
Nos 14 and 15
SP 0687 SE 29/6
C186O-70 jewellry quarter works and offices parenting a tall 2 storey stuccoed
elevation to the street with Italianate decorative details. Originally probably
included residential accommodation. The 4 bay front has a moulded capped
plinth, moulded first floor sill course, stepped frieze and dentils to prominent
eaves cornice. Doorways to outer bays with windows to centre on ground floor.
Each window of 2 round headed lights with slender shafts, blind panels above
each light with roundel and wreath ornament, bearded head keystones to lintels;
panelled aprons down to plinth. The doorways have pilaster strips with large
console brackets supporting dentil cornices, same keystones as windows. First
floor windows have similar details with cambered arches, linking string at
impost level. The right hand windows have been thrown into one. The bearded
head keystones break into frieze and are flanked by decorated consoles rising
up to eaves cornice. A lively elevation marking the workshop rear ranges.

Listing NGR: SP0612087471

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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