BLOOMSBURY BRANCH LIBRARY

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1234054
Date first listed:
19-Jan-1983
Statutory Address:
BLOOMSBURY BRANCH LIBRARY, NECHELLS PARKWAY B7

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Location

Statutory Address:
BLOOMSBURY BRANCH LIBRARY, NECHELLS PARKWAY B7

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

District:
Birmingham (Metropolitan Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SP 08813 88278

Details

NECHELLS PARKWAY 1. 5104 Nechells B7 Bloomsbury Branch Library SP 08 NE 7/95 II 2. Striking composition in pink terracotta, mixed classical style of c.1893 standing out as a landmark in this area, with tall entrance tower on corner crowned by square upper dome high reading-room gable placed diagonally towards rear. Single-storey street frontage mullions and transoms terracotta windows under 4-centres retaining arches, with lively sculpture groups in tympana.



Listing NGR: SP0881388278

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
409724
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

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

End of official listing

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Date: 10 Sep 2000
Reference: IOE01/02899/17
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr J J Sheridan. Source Historic England Archive
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