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3, Regent Street B16, Birmingham

Description: 3, Regent Street B16

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 July 1982
English Heritage Building ID: 217532

OS Grid Reference: SP0611787539
OS Grid Coordinates: 406117, 287539
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4857, -1.9113

Location: Regent Street, Birmingham B30 2LG

Locality: Birmingham
County: Birmingham
Country: England
Postcode: B30 2LG

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Listing Text

In the entry for REGENT STREET
24/23 Hockley B16
No 3

The first sentence of the description should be amended to read:

"Circa 1865-70".


5104 Hockley B16
No 3
SP 0687 NW 24/23
Circa 1665-70. Highly ornate stucco Italianate elevation 2 storeys with basement/
cellar. A broad elevation but 4 window bays (including doorway) grouped to
centre. Windows on ground floor have pilaster frames rising from linked sills
on consoles. Enriched console brackets (flanking faceted panel friezes) support
common cornice, but with individual pediment blocking courses and acroteria
decorated with shell and anthemion motifs, linked by scrollwork. The framing
pilasters of the doorway are on a larger scale and support long anthemion
decorated console brackets up to cornice; panelled reveals and door of 6 moulded
panels. The first floor has full width sill course, with consoles lined up
on windows. The latter have seared strip surrounds with console brackets to
flanking enriched friezes and supporting common dentil cornice. The main
entablature has a deep frieze with acanthus leaf consoles on stops, a dentil
cornice flanked by console-corbels with acanthus stops each side and Lion's
head and anthemion capping, and overall a parapet raised to the centre and
crowned with an acroterion. These ornate premises are linked to rear with
Nos 54 to 58 Vittoria Street.

Listing NGR: SP0518781203

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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