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136 and 138, Edmund Street B3

A Grade II Listed Building in Birmingham, Birmingham

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Latitude: 52.4821 / 52°28'55"N

Longitude: -1.9012 / 1°54'4"W

OS Eastings: 406809

OS Northings: 287135

OS Grid: SP068871

Mapcode National: GBR 608.AU

Mapcode Global: VH9YX.0W93

Plus Code: 9C4WF3JX+RG

Entry Name: 136 and 138, Edmund Street B3

Listing Date: 21 January 1970

Last Amended: 8 July 1982

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1075618

English Heritage Legacy ID: 217035

Location: Birmingham, B3

County: Birmingham

Electoral Ward/Division: Ladywood

Parish: Non Civil Parish

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

(north-west side)
City Centre B3
Nos 136 and 138
(formerly listed as No 36)
SP 0687 SE 29/20 21.1.70
Circa 1880, in a Venetian Gothic style. Brick and terracotta. Four storeys;
5 bays. Ground floor articulated and now painted, the outer arched entrances
slightly broader and taller than the 3 centre arches and having an enriched
sexfoil in the tympana. The entrance to No 138 with a perhaps later gable
over it. The outer bays have trefoil-headed sash windows, on the first floor
beneath pointed arches with floral hoodstops and, on the 2nd floor, beneath
a gable. The 3 inner bays each have 2 sash windows within a single tall lancet
with hoodmould with floral hoodstops. In the spandrels diaper work. Third
floor with a row of 12 narrow windows with bar tracery. Between them rise
narrow brackets for the richly decorated cornice.

Listing NGR: SP0679987144

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

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