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List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.


List entry Number: 1210578



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


District: Birmingham

District Type: Metropolitan Authority


National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 21-Jan-1970

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 217032

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EDMUND STREET 1. 5104 (north-west side) City Centre B3 No 98 SP 0687 SE 29/17 21.1.70 II* GV 2. 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

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National Grid Reference: SP 06703 87038


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