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Apsley House

A Grade II Listed Building in Ladywood, Birmingham

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Latitude: 52.4802 / 52°28'48"N

Longitude: -1.9011 / 1°54'4"W

OS Eastings: 406810

OS Northings: 286921

OS Grid: SP068869

Mapcode National: GBR 608.3T

Mapcode Global: VH9YX.0X9L

Entry Name: Apsley House

Listing Date: 25 April 1952

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1211164

English Heritage Legacy ID: 217746

Location: Birmingham, B2

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

City Centre B2
Nos 35 and 36
(Apsley House)
SF 0686 NE 33/33 25.4.52
C1830. Stucco. Three storeys plus a modern slated attic storey; 5 bays in
the rhythm 1:3:1 plus a sixth bay. Ground floor with banded rustication, a
central original door up 3 steps and flanked by Ionic columns carrying an
entablature and 4 windows plus a subsidiary door. First floor windows stand
on a moulded cornice in tall moulded surrounds with cornices in bays 1 and 5,
with a decorative panel above in bays 2 and 4 and with a big pediment on brackets
in bay 3; in the sixth bay a plain window. Second floor windows in moulded
surrounds and with a little Soanian incised decoration below; in the sixth bay
a plain window. All window sashes complete with glazing bars. First and
second floors with pilasters with Soanian incised decoration. Wreaths and rich
acanthus scrolls in the frieze, moulded eaves cornice and blocking course,
pedimented in the centre.

Listing NGR: SP0680786923

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

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