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98, Edmund Street B3

A Grade II* Listed Building in Ladywood, Birmingham

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Latitude: 52.4812 / 52°28'52"N

Longitude: -1.9027 / 1°54'9"W

OS Eastings: 406703

OS Northings: 287038

OS Grid: SP067870

Mapcode National: GBR 5Z8.SF

Mapcode Global: VH9YW.YWZR

Entry Name: 98, Edmund Street B3

Listing Date: 21 January 1970

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1210578

English Heritage Legacy ID: 217032

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: Cathedral Church of St Philip Birmingham

Church of England Diocese: Birmingham

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Listing Text

(north-west side)
City Centre B3
No 98
SP 0687 SE 29/17 21.1.70
Built as the School Board Office. Circa 1875. Red brick, terracotta and
stone. In a Gothic style, by Chamberlain and Martin. Four storeys plus basement;
3 bays divided one from another by buttresses running the full height of the
building and with diminutive gables. Central entrance with open stone porch
the outer walls of whose balcony rise, crocketted, to embrace the first floor
central canted bay window. Ground floor windows with flat moulded heads in
which bands of foliage. First floor windows alternately trefoil-headed and
shouldered within arches on columns with sculptured capitals. Second floor
windows with trefoil heads beneath gables between which lushly carved foilage ground
Third floor with 3 couplets of trefoil-headed windows with a roundel in the
gables above.

Listing NGR: SP0670387038

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

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