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The Gunmakers Arms Public House, Birmingham

Description: The Gunmakers Arms Public House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 July 1982
English Heritage Building ID: 217130

OS Grid Reference: SP0661289165
OS Grid Coordinates: 406612, 289165
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5004, -1.9040

Location: Gunmakers Walk, Birmingham B19 2DN

Locality: Birmingham
County: Birmingham
Country: England
Postcode: B19 2DN

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Listing Text

Lozells B19
Nos 21 and 23
(The Gunmakers Arms
Public House)
SP 08 NE 7/39
C1908 Corner public house 2 storeys machined bricks and terracotta with
Flemish Renaissance details. Pilasters on pedestals articulate deep splayed
reveal camber arched bar windows with leaded lights. Terracotta boarding to
upper floors. Canted oriel bay window contained console voussoired bracket
handle arch under finialed gable. Ribbed extended chimney stack to shaped
gable end facing west. Interior retains complete bar fittings with tilework
throughout. The public bar itself curves round the angle of the room, it is
entirely faced in rich polychrome tile work with a bombe front and panels of
griffins heads, garlands and ribbons, mahogany bar top with hand pumps. The
bar back is fluted pilaster composition backed by tilework and topped by Art
Nouveau stained glass. In the outdoor the fittings are similar and the bar
back incorporates a fine cut glass mirror.

Listing NGR: SP0661289165

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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