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© Mr J J Sheridan LRPS

IoE Number: 217433
Location: RAILWAY GOODS OFFICE, NEW CANAL STREET B5
  BIRMINGHAM, BIRMINGHAM, WEST MIDLANDS
Photographer: Mr J J Sheridan LRPS
Date Photographed: 08 October 2000
Date listed: 25 April 1952
Date of last amendment: 08 July 1982
Grade II

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NEW CANAL STREET5104Digbeth B5British Rail Goods Office(Curzon Street Station)

NEW CANAL STREET 1. 5104 Digbeth B5 British Rail Goods Office (Curzon Street Station) (formerly listed as Railway Goods Office) SP 08 NE 7/73 25.4.52 I 2. 1838, by Philip Hardwick. The original terminus to the London-Birmingham railway Ashlar. In the Ionic style. Three storeys, 3 bays and austerely cubic. Portico of 4 really giant Ionic columns to the dentilled entablature with attic. Behind, a carved achievement of arms and swags over the glazed tympanum above the great panelled doors and 2 ground floor single windows. The first floor with 2 windows with blind balconys and cornices on brackets. Second floor with 3 windows in flat surrounds. All windows sashes mostly with glazing bars. To the rear, 2 engaged Ionic columns between square piers. To the left, a length of wall with intermittent balustrading.

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