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The Gothic Public House - Great Hampton Street, Jewellery Quarter, Birmingham

Building on Great Hampton Street in the Jewellery Quarter, Birmingham. Seen from the end of Livery Street in the rain.



Grade II listed as The Gothic Public House, Birmingham





Hockley B18

Nos 1, 1A, 1B

(The Gothic Public House)

SP 0687 NW 24/1



Acutely angled corner block with Great Hampton Row. Late 1870s polychrome brick

and stone dressed Ruskinian Gothic public house including 2 shops. Ground and

first floor windows of 2 triangular arched lights dressed by stiff leaf capped

shafts, quatrefoil panels to tympana. Serried range of second floor narrow sharply

pointed windows. Oriel to splayed corner over doorway. Roll moulded first floor

sill course, billet mould to second floor and to eaves with jointed polychrome

false collatron below. Steeply gabled dormers, large one to corner. Rising above

steeply pitched slate roof and axial to inner is an octagonal brick turret with

stone lancets and short slate spire crowned by gablets and leaded finial. Prominent

corner site looking down Constitution Hill.



Listing NGR: SP0642587867



This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.


Source: English Heritage


Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.



The building to the left of it is also Grade II listed.


2 and 3, Great Hampton Street B18, Birmingham

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Taken on September 10, 2016