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Pelican Works

A Grade II Listed Building in Aston, Birmingham

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Latitude: 52.4908 / 52°29'26"N

Longitude: -1.9095 / 1°54'34"W

OS Eastings: 406242

OS Northings: 288100

OS Grid: SP062881

Mapcode National: GBR 5Y5.80

Mapcode Global: VH9YW.VNDF

Entry Name: Pelican Works

Listing Date: 8 July 1982

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1075541

English Heritage Legacy ID: 217155

Location: Birmingham, B18

County: Birmingham

Electoral Ward/Division: Aston

Built-Up Area: Birmingham

Traditional County: Warwickshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Midlands

Church of England Parish: Birmingham St George

Church of England Diocese: Birmingham

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Listing Text

In the entry for
Hockley B18

No 45
(Pelican Works )

In Part 2 of the entry the following sentence should be added at the beginning

"Includes Nos 80 to 96 (even) Hockley Street


Hockley B18
No 45
(Pelican Works)
SP 0688 SW 22/3
C1860-70 palazzo style works. Two storey red brick with stucco dressings. Seven
bay front. Ground floor with central arched entrance in heavy frame whose
entablature supports blind balustrade to upper window. Left and right 3 bay arcade
on black brick plinth. First floor with sash windows with segmental stucco keyed
arches and panels beneath the sill course. Bracketted eaves cornice with parapet,
with intermittent openwork panels and central blocking course inscribed "Pelican
Works" surmounted by pelican with outspread wings. Right hand return to Hockley
Street of 4 similar window bays and with long 25 bay 3 storey range of shopping with
segmental arched iron frame windows on sill bands; brick dentil eaves cornice.
Segmental waggon arch at far end of range.

Listing NGR: SP0622688090

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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