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Sun Building - 9 Bennetts Hill, Birmingham - sun sculpture | by ell brown
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Sun Building - 9 Bennetts Hill, Birmingham - sun sculpture

This building on Bennetts Hill in Birmingham was the Sun Insurance Office - founded 1710.

 

It is Sun House at 9 Bennetts Hill.

 

The Sun Building is by S.N. Cooke, 1927-8, stripped classic, almost a copy of No. 126 Colmore Row.

   

From Pevsner Architectural Guides: Birmingham by Andy Foster

 

Detail including the sun sculpture.

 

Sculpture of a sun.

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Taken on April 8, 2012