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Public Baths, Birmingham

Description: Public Baths

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 July 1982
English Heritage Building ID: 217431

OS Grid Reference: SP0928289201
OS Grid Coordinates: 409282, 289201
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5006, -1.8647

Location: Aston Church Road, Birmingham B7 5PH

Locality: Birmingham
County: Birmingham
Country: England
Postcode: B7 5PH

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Listing Text

Nechells B7
Public Baths
SP 08 NE 7/72
Opened 1910, by Arthur Harrison. Brick with cream terracotta dressings. Two-
storeyed centrepiece with single-storeyed wings; 6 bays. Centrepiece with, on
the ground floor, casement windows divided by columns into a rhythm 2:3:2 and,
on the first floor, a single casement window beneath a broad curved pediment
in which are the arms of the City of Birmingham. Left and right of this, the
entrances for Woman and Men within polygonal turrets terminating in open cupolas.
Left and right again, the baths, lower and with casement windows divided by
columns into triplets. On the right again, on the corner of Nechells Park Road
and Aston Church Road, the 6th bay, with a triplet of casement windows surmounted
by a curved pediment with obelisk.

Listing NGR: SP0928289201

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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