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112, Moseley Street B5, Birmingham

Description: 112, Moseley Street B5

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 July 1982
English Heritage Building ID: 217428

OS Grid Reference: SP0799185839
OS Grid Coordinates: 407991, 285839
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4704, -1.8838

Location: Moseley Street, Birmingham B12 0RY

Locality: Birmingham
County: Birmingham
Country: England
Postcode: B12 0RY

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Listing Text

City Centre B5
No 112
SP 08 NE 7/69
Police barracks. Circa 1880, built as a hostel. A large 3 storey and attic
building in the Birmingham Gothic idiom associated with Martin and Chamberlain.
Red brick with terracotta dressings. With even but slightly asymmetrical
distribution of bays, dominated by 3 large gables with corbelled and ribbed,
tall brick chimney shafts. The gables decorated with cut brickwork and terracotta
panels. Coupled and single pointed arched windows with roll edged reveals and
drip moulds. Those on first floor have blind tympana set in panels of terracotta
with decorative roundels. Sash windows with leaded and stained glass to top
lights. Large segmental arched courtyard entrance with double panelled doors.
Site of Cardinal Newman's first residence in the city.

Listing NGR: SP0799185839

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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