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2, Key Hill (See Details for Further Address Information), Birmingham

Description: 2, Key Hill (See Details for Further Address Information)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 July 1982
English Heritage Building ID: 217297

OS Grid Reference: SP0604188270
OS Grid Coordinates: 406041, 288270
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4923, -1.9124

Locality: Birmingham
County: Birmingham
Country: England
Postcode: B18 5NZ

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Listing Text

Hockley B18
Nos 17, 18 and 19
SP 0680 NW 22/2
Includes No 2 Key Hill. Circa 1820 range, formerly of 3 houses, the centre rebuilt
early C20 as ironmonger's show rooms with glazed front divided in 3 bays on each floor.
The unaltered flanking houses are of 3 storeys red brick with hipped slate roofs.
Early to mid C15 shop fronts on ground floor that to No 17 plaster framed with
arcaded lights, fascias and moulded cornices. Upper floors each have 3 sash
windows, glazing bars intact to first floor: stucco heads with rosettes and small
flanking consoles to shallow cornices. Second floor windows have flat stucco
arches with grooved voussoirs and keystones. No 17 has narrow splayed corner with
pilastered doorway and keyed archivolt over fanlight. Pilastered shop window to
return where there is the entrance to No 2 Key Hill and glazing bar sashes to left
hand with grooved stucco flat arches and keystones to first and second floors.

Listing NGR: SP0604188267

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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