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Pelican Works, Birmingham

Description: Pelican Works

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 July 1982
English Heritage Building ID: 217155

OS Grid Reference: SP0624288099
OS Grid Coordinates: 406242, 288099
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4908, -1.9095

Location: Hockley Street, Birmingham B3 1UE

Locality: Birmingham
County: Birmingham
Country: England
Postcode: B3 1UE

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Listing Text

In the entry for
Hockley B18

No 45
(Pelican Works )

In Part 2 of the entry the following sentence should be added at the beginning

"Includes Nos 80 to 96 (even) Hockley Street


Hockley B18
No 45
(Pelican Works)
SP 0688 SW 22/3
C1860-70 palazzo style works. Two storey red brick with stucco dressings. Seven
bay front. Ground floor with central arched entrance in heavy frame whose
entablature supports blind balustrade to upper window. Left and right 3 bay arcade
on black brick plinth. First floor with sash windows with segmental stucco keyed
arches and panels beneath the sill course. Bracketted eaves cornice with parapet,
with intermittent openwork panels and central blocking course inscribed "Pelican
Works" surmounted by pelican with outspread wings. Right hand return to Hockley
Street of 4 similar window bays and with long 25 bay 3 storey range of shopping with
segmental arched iron frame windows on sill bands; brick dentil eaves cornice.
Segmental waggon arch at far end of range.

Listing NGR: SP0622688090

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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