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The Fighting Cocks Public House

A Grade II Listed Building in Moseley and Kings Heath, Birmingham

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.447 / 52°26'49"N

Longitude: -1.8878 / 1°53'15"W

OS Eastings: 407725

OS Northings: 283237

OS Grid: SP077832

Mapcode National: GBR 63N.2P

Mapcode Global: VH9Z3.7RCG

Entry Name: The Fighting Cocks Public House

Listing Date: 8 July 1982

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1220812

English Heritage Legacy ID: 217561

Location: Birmingham, B13

County: Birmingham

Electoral Ward/Division: Moseley and Kings Heath

Built-Up Area: Birmingham

Traditional County: Worcestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Midlands

Church of England Parish: Moseley St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Birmingham

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Listing Text

ST MARY'S ROW
1.
5104 Moseley B13
The Fighting Cocks
Public House
SP 08 SE 12/49
II
2.
1903 by T W F Newton and Cheatle. At a tangeht to Alcester Road on corner
with King Edward Road. A large public house of 2 and 3 storeys ashlar faced
to King Edward Road and with ashlar ground floor and red brick upper floors
with stone dressings to St Mary's Row. Lofty octagonal ashlar corner tower
with bell stage louvres alternating with clock faces to top stage, surmounted
by ogee swept lead cupola-dome. Simplified Jacobean mullion transom fenestration
with Arts and Crafts details. Shaped Dutch gables to St Mary's Row. Leaded
light casements, with panes of stained glass to bar windows. Deep semi-circular
hoods to doorways supported on consoles, that to corner tower with pilasters
flanking doorway and painted relief coat of arms with name above in good gilded
Arts and Crafts lettering. Clock faces have scrolled surrounds of strapwork
derivation with small swept gables above breaking the capping cornice of the
tower. Interior altered but retains good Arts and Crafts bar back and double
faced clock supported by fighting cock all in fine quality wrought iron work.

Listing NGR: SP0772583237

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