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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: NATIONAL WESTMINSTER BANK

List entry Number: 1205939

Location

NATIONAL WESTMINSTER BANK, 20-26, CASTLE STREET

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

County District District Type Parish
LiverpoolMetropolitan Authority

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 28-Jun-1952

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 213843

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History

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Details

SJ 3490 SW CASTLE STREET (west side) L2

52/223 Nos 20 to 26 28.6.52 (even) (National Westminster Bank) G.V. II

Bank building. 1899-1902. Norman Shaw. Granite, striped yellow and grey, with terracotta window dressings, slate roof. 4 main storeys with mezzanine and attics, 5 bays. Large round-arched entrance, banded and rusticated with a cornice/string. The upper floors have small-paned windows in moulded terracotta architraves (with cornices to first floor, keystones to top floor). Rich top cornice with dentils, egg and dart, and modillions. 2 storeys of dormers on roof, the lower ones with segmental pediments. Large gable stacks and central axial stack. Fine interior, circular, with centre round lantern, radiating coffered and carved panels with painted swags of fruits, rich frieze and cornice, 8 triple pilasters striped with green marble, oval medallions etc.

Listing NGR: SJ3419590414

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National Grid Reference: SJ 34197 90410

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