Albert Chambers; Trocadero

Quick Facts

Go Historic ID
388329
Names
Albert Chambers; Trocadero
Coordinates
52.4795810° N, 1.8994700° W
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Listed on
Grade II listed building
listed building (England)

Location Map

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Timeline

8 Jul 1982

Albert Chambers; Trocadero designated a Grade II listed building

National Heritage List for England Data

Albert Chambers; Trocadero 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 Some information may have become outdated since the date of listing.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
1076130
Grade
II
Name
ALBERT CHAMBERS TROCADERO
Location
ALBERT CHAMBERS, TEMPLE STREET B2TROCADERO, TEMPLE STREET B2
District
Birmingham
Grid Reference
SP 06924 86855

TEMPLE STREET 1. 5104 City Centre B2 Trocadero and Albert Chambers SP 0686 NE 33/36 II 2. Mid C19, altered in the late C19. Ground floor of yellow tiles with some green and brown decorative work; upper storeys stuccoed. Three storeys; 3 bays, the outer 2 advanced and with boldly cut quoins left and right. Ground floor with plasters carrying an entablature with mosaic frieze in which 'Trpcadeo', garlands and 'Albert Chambers' and a dentilled cornice. Within this framework is set a modern front between, on the left, an original wide arched entrance flanked by columns with stained glass windows above and, on the right, a subsidiary entrance to the chambers above. First and second floors each with 4 windows, those of the first floor with a moulded cornice running across their heads, those of the second floor with moulded sills and, the centre 2, with big blocks above them. All window sashes complete with glazing bars. Heavily bracketted moulded eaves cornice. Only vestigial remains inside of the decoration of circa 1900.

Listing NGR: SP0692486855

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Bibliography

  1. “ALBERT CHAMBERS TROCADERO.” The National Heritage List for England. Web. Accessed 8 Oct. 2013. <https://historicengland.org.uk/listing/the-list/list-entry/1076130>