The Britannia Building Society

Includes No 37A Waterloo Street. Mid/late C19.

Quick Facts

Go Historic ID
388194
Names
The Britannia Building Society
Coordinates
52.4803280° N, 1.9006940° W
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Listed on
Grade II listed building
listed building (England)

Location Map

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Timeline

21 Jan 1970

The Britannia Building Society designated a Grade II listed building

National Heritage List for England Data

The Britannia Building Society is listed on the National Heritage List for England with the following data. Some information may have become outdated since the date of listing. Text courtesy of Historic England. © Crown Copyright, reprinted under the Open Government License.

List Entry ID
1075752
Grade
II
Name
THE BRITANNIA BUILDING SOCIETY
Location
37A, WATERLOO STREET B2THE BRITANNIA BUILDING SOCIETY, 7, BENNETT'S HILL B2
District
Birmingham
Grid Reference
SP 06840 86938

BENNETT'S HILL 1. 5104 City Centre B2 No 7 (The Britannia Building Society) SP 0686 NE 33/3 21.1.70 II GV 2. Includes No 37A Waterloo Street. Mid/late C19. Stone. Two and a half storeys plus basement; 3 bays marked at ground and first floor levels by pilasters with banded rustication and the entrance on the corner. Ground and first floors each with a blank bay and 2 arched windows in moulded surrounds, those of the second floor set in corniced panels. Cornice bands at first and second floor levels, the second floor one bracketted. Second floor with a blank bay, a single window and a couplet of windows all within moulded eared surrounds and between coupled pilasters. Moulded eaves cornice with intermittent brackets. Balustraded parapet. On the corner, the main entrance, up steps, with shell hood and within a pedimented doorcase; above it, an arched and pedimented window. The return on Waterloo Street similarly treated and with the entrance to No 37A Waterloo Street.

Listing NGR: SP0683586936

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Bibliography

  1. “THE BRITANNIA BUILDING SOCIETY.” The National Heritage List for England. Web. Accessed 8 Oct. 2013. <https://historicengland.org.uk/listing/the-list/list-entry/1075752>