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The Gunmakers Arms Public House

A Grade II Listed Building in Aston, Birmingham

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Latitude: 52.5004 / 52°30'1"N

Longitude: -1.904 / 1°54'14"W

OS Eastings: 406612

OS Northings: 289165

OS Grid: SP066891

Mapcode National: GBR 5Z1.HK

Mapcode Global: VH9YW.YF92

Entry Name: The Gunmakers Arms Public House

Listing Date: 8 July 1982

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1211229

English Heritage Legacy ID: 217130

Location: Birmingham, B19

County: Birmingham

Electoral Ward/Division: Aston

Built-Up Area: Birmingham

Traditional County: Warwickshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Midlands

Church of England Parish: Lozells

Church of England Diocese: Birmingham

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Listing Text

Lozells B19
Nos 21 and 23
(The Gunmakers Arms
Public House)
SP 08 NE 7/39
C1908 Corner public house 2 storeys machined bricks and terracotta with
Flemish Renaissance details. Pilasters on pedestals articulate deep splayed
reveal camber arched bar windows with leaded lights. Terracotta boarding to
upper floors. Canted oriel bay window contained console voussoired bracket
handle arch under finialed gable. Ribbed extended chimney stack to shaped
gable end facing west. Interior retains complete bar fittings with tilework
throughout. The public bar itself curves round the angle of the room, it is
entirely faced in rich polychrome tile work with a bombe front and panels of
griffins heads, garlands and ribbons, mahogany bar top with hand pumps. The
bar back is fluted pilaster composition backed by tilework and topped by Art
Nouveau stained glass. In the outdoor the fittings are similar and the bar
back incorporates a fine cut glass mirror.

Listing NGR: SP0661289165

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