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55, St Paul's Square

A Grade II Listed Building in Ladywood, Birmingham

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Latitude: 52.4844 / 52°29'3"N

Longitude: -1.906 / 1°54'21"W

OS Eastings: 406479

OS Northings: 287392

OS Grid: SP064873

Mapcode National: GBR 5Z7.19

Mapcode Global: VH9YW.XT7B

Entry Name: 55, St Paul's Square

Listing Date: 21 January 1970

Last Amended: 8 July 1982

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1076172

English Heritage Legacy ID: 217574

Location: Birmingham, B3

County: Birmingham

Electoral Ward/Division: Ladywood

Built-Up Area: Birmingham

Traditional County: Warwickshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Midlands

Church of England Parish: Birmingham St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Birmingham

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Listing Text

5104 Hockley B3
No 55
(formerly listed under
City Centre)
SP 0687 SW 28/19 21.1.70
Includes No 61 Charlotte Street. Circa 1780 originally 2 town houses on south-west
corner of square, altered as one premises, early C20, with some changes in
the fenestration and detailing. Three storeys red brick with entablature
below eaves of hipped roof, all of early C20. Seven bay front to square,
the upper floors with renewed glazing bar sashes, painted stone sills and
flat arches with grooved voussoirs and keystones. The ground floor windows
altered with a 5 bay arcade. Charlotte Street elevation has 3 bays with early
C20 extension. Above doorway is a good original Venetian window with slender
dividing columns andover it, on the second floor, is a sash window with gothic
intersecting glazing bar pattern to upper sash under a cambered painted stone
architrave arch, with keystone, returned down to small imposts. The fluted
Ionic pilaster Tripartite ashlar doorcase is an early C20 addition as is the
large cartouche - like sculptured advertising panel to the blind right hand
bay. An important corner site.

Listing NGR: SP0647887390

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

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