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Masonic Hall Buildings (Occupied by National Westminster Bank and Prudential Insurance)

A Grade II Listed Building in Sutton Coldfield, Birmingham

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Latitude: 52.5642 / 52°33'51"N

Longitude: -1.8227 / 1°49'21"W

OS Eastings: 412113

OS Northings: 296281

OS Grid: SP121962

Mapcode National: GBR 3K9.2P

Mapcode Global: WHCH7.ZT62

Entry Name: Masonic Hall Buildings (Occupied by National Westminster Bank and Prudential Insurance)

Listing Date: 26 August 1976

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1075802

English Heritage Legacy ID: 216610

Location: Sutton Coldfield, Birmingham, B72

County: Birmingham

Civil Parish: Sutton Coldfield

Built-Up Area: Sutton Coldfield

Traditional County: Warwickshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Midlands

Church of England Parish: Sutton Coldfield Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Birmingham

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Listing Text


Masonic Hall Buildings
(Occupied by National
Westminster Bank and
Prudential Insurance)
SP 1296 1/32


Circa 1860 by G Bidlake of Wolverhampton. Built from compensation of £3,000
from London and N Western Railway Co, which had undertaken to build a railway
avoiding Sutton Park "under penalty of £20,000".
Polychromatic Venetian Gothic style in brick, stone and tiles. Former Town Hall.
2 storeys, pointed arched 2 and 3 light windows with stone colonettes. Stone
capped plinth, patterned tiled bands and window aprons. Corbelled 1st floor
stringcourse and eaves cornice. Low pitched hipped Welsh slated roof. 1st
floor south corner window over canted ground floor. South front 1st floor
3 light bay window with stone colonettes next to tower porch projecting with
flush quoins, carved tympanum to pointed arched doorway up steps.

Listing NGR: SP1211396281

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

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