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© Mr Geoff Dowling ARPS

IoE Number: 217007
Location: 89 AND 91 CORNWALL STREET B3
  BIRMINGHAM, BIRMINGHAM, WEST MIDLANDS
Photographer: Mr Geoff Dowling ARPS
Date Photographed: 21 August 1999
Date listed: 21 January 1970
Date of last amendment: 21 January 1970
Grade II*

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CORNWALL STREET5104City Centre B3Nos 89 and 91SP 0687 SE 29/1321.1.70

CORNWALL STREET 1. 5104 City Centre B3 Nos 89 and 91 SP 0687 SE 29/13 21.1.70 II* GV 2. 1904, by C E Bateman. In an Arts and Crafts style and subtly asymmetrical in composition. Brick with stone dressings. Four storeys plus basement; 5 bays, the first blank, the third with the entrance to No 91. The fifth with the entrance to No 89 and the second and fourth with canted bay windows rising from basement to second floor level where they terminate in a gadrooned frieze and cornice. The bay windows all sashes with rusticated heads and glazing bars. The entrances up steps and flanked by pilasters with open scrolly pediments, that to No 89 with a tablet above, that to No 91 with a little window with leaded lights and shell hood. Oculi in bays 1, 3 and 5 at second floor level. Third floor with 3 sash windows in moulded frames with super-arches in whose tympana diamonds. Above that, a deep parapet with wreaths and chequerwork alternating. Nothing inside. One of an important group of houses.

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