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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
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1076234
English Heritage Legacy ID: 217428
Location: Birmingham, B12
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
City Centre B5
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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