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The Gothic Public House, Birmingham

Description: The Gothic Public House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 July 1982
English Heritage Building ID: 217151

OS Grid Reference: SP0642587867
OS Grid Coordinates: 406425, 287867
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4887, -1.9068

Location: Great Hampton Row, Birmingham B18 6AQ

Locality: Birmingham
County: Birmingham
Country: England
Postcode: B18 6AQ

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Listing Text

Hockley B18
Nos 1, 1A, 1B
(The Gothic Public House)
SP 0687 NW 24/1
Acutely angled corner block with Great Hampton Row. Late 1870s polychrome brick
and stone dressed Ruskinian Gothic public house including 2 shops. Ground and
first floor windows of 2 triangular arched lights dressed by stiff leaf capped
shafts, quatrefoil panels to tympana. Serried range of second floor narrow sharply
pointed windows. Oriel to splayed corner over doorway. Roll moulded first floor
sill course, billet mould to second floor and to eaves with jointed polychrome
false collatron below. Steeply gabled dormers, large one to corner. Rising above
steeply pitched slate roof and axial to inner is an octagonal brick turret with
stone lancets and short slate spire crowned by gablets and leaded finial. Prominent
corner site looking down Constitution Hill.

Listing NGR: SP0642587867

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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