Description: 49, Albion Street B1 (See Details for Further Address Information)
Date Listed: 8 July 1982
English Heritage Building ID: 217084
OS Grid Reference: SP0607187482
OS Grid Coordinates: 406071, 287482
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4852, -1.9120
SP 0687 SW 28/2
(Includes No 49 Albion Street). 1860s a modest 2 storey corner block of
offices and showrooms but including workshops and with a corner 2 storey range
of shopping to Albion Street. Light red brick with restrained stucco dressings.
Three bays to Frederick Street front of corner with 2 bay return to Albion
Street. Shallow plinth; stepped band below shallow boxed eaves of low pitched
half hipped slate roof. Red brick stucco corniced chimney above Albion Street
front. Round headed windows on both floors with stucco imposts and trim to
arches. Round headed doorway with keystone. The shopping range has stepped
brick eaves to low pitched slate roof. Round headed windows on ground floor
with linked imposts and stucco trim to arches. Cill band to first floor with
segmental arched close set windows with stringcourse at impost level carried
up over arches. All windows on this range retain iron fixed glazing. An early
jewellry quarter works on a prominent corner site.
Listing NGR: SP0607687484
Source: English Heritage
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