METHODIST CENTRAL HALL

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II*

List Entry Number: 1075607

Date first listed: 21-Jan-1970

Date of most recent amendment: 08-Jul-1982

Statutory Address: 1, 3 AND 5, RYDER STREET B15

Statutory Address: 196-224, CORPORATION STREET B2

Statutory Address: METHODIST CENTRAL HALL, CORPORATION STREET B2

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Location

Statutory Address: 1, 3 AND 5, RYDER STREET B15

Statutory Address: 196-224, CORPORATION STREET B2

Statutory Address: METHODIST CENTRAL HALL, CORPORATION STREET B2

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

District: Birmingham (Metropolitan Authority)

National Grid Reference: SP 07395 87311

Summary

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History

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Details

CORPORATION STREET 1. 5104 (east side) City Centre B2 Nos 196 to 224 (even) and Methodist Central Hall (formerly listed as Central Hall) SP 0787 SW 30/6 21.1.70 II* GV 2. Includes Nos 1, 3 and 5 (odd) Ryder Street. 1903-4, be E and J A Harper. Red brick and terracotta. Three storeys; 5 bays to the left, 7 to the right, of the tall slender tower. Ground floor with shops (nos 208, 214, 216 and 220 with their original shop fronts) and the deep arched entrance porch with excellent figure carving over and within it. To the left, couplets of depressed arched windows above tall canted bay windows; to the right, the main hall on the 1st floor represented by large round-arched traceried windows above small bow windows. Across the top a parapet and little polygonal turrets, their capping differing between left and right. The tower rises square and sheer almost to the top where its elaboration of detail matches that of the lower facades. The return on Ryder Street is similar and has more original shop fronts eg No 5 and especially No 3 on the corner.



Listing NGR: SP0741687337

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 217015

Legacy System: LBS

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