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112, Moseley Street B5

A Grade II Listed Building in Nechells, Birmingham

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Latitude: 52.4704 / 52°28'13"N

Longitude: -1.8838 / 1°53'1"W

OS Eastings: 407991

OS Northings: 285839

OS Grid: SP079858

Mapcode National: GBR 63D.Z9

Mapcode Global: VH9Z3.95GH

Entry Name: 112, Moseley Street B5

Listing Date: 8 July 1982

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1076234

English Heritage Legacy ID: 217428

Location: Birmingham, B12

County: Birmingham

Electoral Ward/Division: Nechells

Built-Up Area: Birmingham

Traditional County: Warwickshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Midlands

Church of England Parish: Highgate

Church of England Diocese: Birmingham

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Listing Text

City Centre B5
No 112
SP 08 NE 7/69
Police barracks. Circa 1880, built as a hostel. A large 3 storey and attic
building in the Birmingham Gothic idiom associated with Martin and Chamberlain.
Red brick with terracotta dressings. With even but slightly asymmetrical
distribution of bays, dominated by 3 large gables with corbelled and ribbed,
tall brick chimney shafts. The gables decorated with cut brickwork and terracotta
panels. Coupled and single pointed arched windows with roll edged reveals and
drip moulds. Those on first floor have blind tympana set in panels of terracotta
with decorative roundels. Sash windows with leaded and stained glass to top
lights. Large segmental arched courtyard entrance with double panelled doors.
Site of Cardinal Newman's first residence in the city.

Listing NGR: SP0799185839

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

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