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Block to New Hall Works Fronting Onto George Street, Birmingham

Description: Block to New Hall Works Fronting Onto George Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 3 July 1974
English Heritage Building ID: 217123

OS Grid Reference: SP0619387235
OS Grid Coordinates: 406193, 287235
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4830, -1.9102

Location: 27 George Street, Birmingham B3 3AG

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

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Listing Text

City Centre B3
Block to New Hall Works
Fronting onto George
(formerly listed as
New Hall Works)
SP 0687 SW 28/11 3.7.74
Large red brick factory C1860-70. A symmetrical 3 storey range with a 4 storey
centre piece, 27 window bays, virtually all openings of identical size, segment
headed with moulded brick jambs. Continuous stucco dentil cornice over second
floor. The 3 bay centre piece is flanked by tower like projections of one
window. Tripartite arched door and windows framed in stucco with New Hall
Works, incised on frieze below dentil cornice; the third floor of centre
piece has serried range of arcaded small windows with further stucco cornice
surmounted by big Royal Arms, single round arched small windows to top stage
of towers. The central 3 bays of each wing are advanced; the eastern wing
has lost end bay and part of cornice. End 2 bays of western wing have broad
segmental arched waggon entrance on ground floor. The ground floor windows
of both wings are set in arcading with blue brick plinths flanking the railed
basement windows.

Listing NGR: SP0622787273

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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