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© Mr D.R. Smith LRPS

IoE Number: 216712
Location: THE GEORGE AND DRAGON PUBLIC HOUSE, 12 AND 13 ALBION STREET B1
  BIRMINGHAM, BIRMINGHAM, WEST MIDLANDS
Photographer: Mr D.R. Smith LRPS
Date Photographed: 20 August 2000
Date listed: 08 July 1982
Date of last amendment: 08 July 1982
Grade II

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ALBION STREET5104Hockley B1Nos 12 and 13(The George andDragon Public House)

ALBION STREET 1. 5104 Hockley B1 Nos 12 and 13 (The George and Dragon Public House) SP 0587 SE 27/1 II. 2. A public house with a 5 bay elevation to Albion Street and returns to Pope Street and Carver Street. The Pope Street corner probably dates back to circa 1820 with the rest of the front added or rebuilt circa 1860-70 at the same time as alterations to the fenestration and refurbishment of the ground floor. Three storeys red brick with bowed stucco panel to Carver Street corner. Hipped slate roof with paired cut brackets to eaves. Pub front throughout ground floor with windows and doorways framed by banded shafts with large crocketed capitals. Panelled doors with painted glass. Leaded glazing with colonette mullions to windows. Entablature curved up over circular overdoors. Two bays to west and Pope Street return have revealed marginal glazed sashes on upper floors. Three bays to east have circa 1870 sashes flanking revealed oriel bay window with shafting and details similar to pub front. Similar oriel to Carver Street return. The latter front has one storey extension by James and Lister Lea of 1922.

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