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Just like to say the building was used for local bands/artists around 98/99.
I played in a band and we had a room upstairs, the people who leased the place also put on a live night, Ocean Colour Scene front man Simon Fowler headlined an acoustic set in the building.
I was there and sober!
My band played this venue in 95, we were one of the last bands to play there. Its rumoured Ocean Colour Scene got there name from a picture on the top floor.
The portrait featured a saling ship / galleon in rough waters.
I really think this building should have had a preservation order on it...
As a child aged 5-12 in the early 1970's our doctors surgery was on grange road, it was near the coventry road end. The Doctor who held residence was called Dr Piliso - who actually came from Sth Africa or Rhodeshia ?
As you walk to the end of Grange Rd - towards Coventry Rd his surgery was on...