Pretoria Image: Buildings in Colmore Square

This #Blue Bulls tagged image is courtesy of Flickr. Click on the Flickr account holder below the photograph to see more. Image by ell brown Building to the south of Colmore Square is No 1 Colmore Square. Completed in May 2004, this speculative office development is one of the most prestigious office properties to be developed outside London. The property comprises 10 floors of offices with two basement levels of car parking completed to the very highest specification offering 202,000 sq. … [Read more...]

Pretoria Image: Colmore Gate from Bull Street – arches

This #Blue Bulls tagged image is courtesy of Flickr. Click on the Flickr account holder below the photograph to see more. Image by ell brown This is Colmore Gate from Bull Street in Birmingham. It is an early 1990s shops and offices building. Colmore Gate is an office and retail building in Birmingham, England. An example of early 1990s architecture by the Seymour Harris Partnership, the lift shaft is on the outside of the building and the windows are tinted a dark blue colour. The design … [Read more...]

Pretoria Image: Removed canopies on Colmore Gate, Bull Street

This #Blue Bulls tagged image is courtesy of Flickr. Click on the Flickr account holder below the photograph to see more. Image by ell brown The other day while walking down Bull Street, I noticed that those canopies had been removed. So I returned to Bull Street to capture what is left. As of April 2010, only the one of the left remains (I expect it to go as well). This is Colmore Gate from Bull Street in Birmingham. It is an early 1990s shops and offices building. Colmore Gate is an … [Read more...]