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264 and 265 Broad Street and 2 Gas Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Ladywood, Birmingham

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Latitude: 52.4776 / 52°28'39"N

Longitude: -1.9108 / 1°54'38"W

OS Eastings: 406154

OS Northings: 286638

OS Grid: SP061866

Mapcode National: GBR 5X9.ZQ

Mapcode Global: VH9YW.TZPJ

Plus Code: 9C4WF3HQ+3M

Entry Name: 264 and 265 Broad Street and 2 Gas Street

Listing Date: 8 July 1982

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1075688

English Heritage Legacy ID: 216826

Location: Ladywood, Birmingham, B1

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: Birmingham St Luke

Church of England Diocese: Birmingham

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This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 26 February 2021 to update the name and address and to reformat the text to current standards

SP 0686 NW

City Centre B1
Nos 264 and 265

(Formerly listed as Nos 266 and 266X)

Includes No 2 Gas Street. Circa 1875 by Martin Chamberlain. Red brick with some stone; tiled roof with decorative ridge tiles. Two and three storeys; three bays, that on the left broad and gabled, those on the right narrow and gabled. In a Gothic style. Ground floor with modern shop fronts. Left-hand bay with four first floor sash windows with glazing bars in the upper sashes only and two second floor almost square sash windows with diagonally set bricks between vertical lesenes left, right and over. Right-hand two bays identical: a couplet of pointed arched windows with octofoil set in stone and a little cut brick in the gable above. The right-hand return with entrance to No 2 Gas Street and a left-hand large gable with fine cut brick foliage in the apex and a right-hand smaller gable
similar to the smaller ones on the Broad Street elevation. The building stands astride the Canal.

Listing NGR: SP0615486638

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