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Latitude: 52.4878 / 52°29'16"N
Longitude: -1.9129 / 1°54'46"W
OS Eastings: 406008
OS Northings: 287767
OS Grid: SP060877
Mapcode National: GBR 5X6.J2
Mapcode Global: VH9YW.SQKQ
Entry Name: 9, Vyse Street B18
Listing Date: 8 July 1982
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1076112
English Heritage Legacy ID: 217720
Location: Birmingham, B18
Electoral Ward/Division: Ladywood
Built-Up Area: Birmingham
Traditional County: Warwickshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Midlands
Church of England Parish: Birmingham St Paul
Church of England Diocese: Birmingham
1. VYSE STREET
SP 0687 NW 24/7
C1880 purpose built works and showroom. An unusual Gothic elevation for
Birmingham, of brick and terracotta and symmetrical but with an ogee arched
French flavour. Four bays on 3 storeys. The terracotta chimneys have been
painted. Doors flank the 2 ground floor windows, all set in splayed reveals
the upper parts and arches of terracotta with moulded shallow 4 centred heads.
Dripmoulds over linked on floral stops and ogee arched and finialed over
doorways. The latter retain original tongue and groove panelled floors.
First floor windows similarly arcaded but all with ogee heads and linked
dripmoulds with crocket finials. The top floor windows one of 2 lights set
in a mullioned arcade the mullions dropping below the sill course. Moulded
eaves and hipped slate roof with crocketed finials flanking ridge tiles.
Listing NGR: SP0600987766
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