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The Britannia Building Society

A Grade II Listed Building in Ladywood, Birmingham

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.4803 / 52°28'49"N

Longitude: -1.9007 / 1°54'2"W

OS Eastings: 406840

OS Northings: 286938

OS Grid: SP068869

Mapcode National: GBR 608.7R

Mapcode Global: VH9YX.0XJG

Entry Name: The Britannia Building Society

Listing Date: 21 January 1970

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1075752

English Heritage Legacy ID: 216769

Location: Birmingham, B2

County: Birmingham

Electoral Ward/Division: Ladywood

Built-Up Area: Birmingham

Traditional County: Warwickshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Midlands

Church of England Parish: Cathedral Church of St Philip Birmingham

Church of England Diocese: Birmingham

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Listing Text

BENNETT'S HILL
1.
5104
City Centre B2
No 7
(The Britannia
Building Society)
SP 0686 NE 33/3 21.1.70
II GV
2.
Includes No 37A Waterloo Street. Mid/late C19. Stone. Two and a half storeys
plus basement; 3 bays marked at ground and first floor levels by pilasters with
banded rustication and the entrance on the corner. Ground and first floors each
with a blank bay and 2 arched windows in moulded surrounds, those of the second floor
set in corniced panels. Cornice bands at first and second floor levels, the second
floor one bracketted. Second floor with a blank bay, a single window and
a couplet of windows all within moulded eared surrounds and between coupled
pilasters. Moulded eaves cornice with intermittent brackets. Balustraded
parapet. On the corner, the main entrance, up steps, with shell hood and
within a pedimented doorcase; above it, an arched and pedimented window.
The return on Waterloo Street similarly treated and with the entrance to No
37A Waterloo Street.

Listing NGR: SP0683586936

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