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List entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: MIDLAND BANK LIMITED

List entry Number: 1092018

Location

MIDLAND BANK LIMITED, 165-168, HIGH STREET

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County District District Type Parish
City of SouthamptonUnitary Authority

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 08-Oct-1981

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 135845

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

1. HIGH STREET 5239 (west side)

Nos 165 to 168 (consec) (Midland Bank Limited) SU 4111 3/149

II

2. Built in 1900 by T. B. Whinney in Neo-Baroque style. Corner building. Built of stone. Three bays to High Street elevation, 6 bays to Albion Place elevation. Hipped slate roof. Dormers with curved pediments and tall Italianate style chimney stacks. Elaborate balustrade to High Street elevation. Two cupolas at corners with 8 Doric columns to each with 4 pediments above, one having finial the other a weathervane also. Modillion cornices between floors. First floor windows have Gibbs surrounds with blank shields over keystones. Curved pediment above corner window. The ground floor has 4 tall engaged Roman Doric columns. Rusticated round-headed arches with grotesque masks to keystones. The corner doorcase has an oculus above and open curved pediment supported by putti and further elaborate blank shield above this. Doorcase with cornice and console brackets.

Listing NGR: SU4196711506

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National Grid Reference: SU 41986 11504

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