List entry

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

List entry Number: 1381099

Location

MIDLAND BANK, 80, WESTERN ROAD

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

County District District Type Parish
The City of Brighton and HoveUnitary Authority

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 26-Aug-1999

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 481444

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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History

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Details

BRIGHTON

TQ3004SW WESTERN ROAD 577-1/38/966 (South side) No.80 Midland Bank

II

Bank. 1905. Possibly by Thomas Bostock Whinney. Bath stone, roof obscured by parapet. EXTERIOR: one storey, 3-window range and double-fronted. The rusticated front is flanked by rusticated engaged Doric antae with fluted necking; the central entrance is flanked by engaged Doric columns, also fluted. Flat-arched entrance with architrave, fluted frieze and broken segmental pediment on consoles, the tympanum filled with garlands and fronds depending from the ornamental frame of the oval window above. Flat-arched windows to either side with architrave, pulvinated bay-leaf frieze and cornice, the original glazing now missing; frieze of intertwined sprays; entablature; parapet with balustrade between piers. INTERIOR: no original fittings remain apart from the coffered ceiling decorated with bands of oak leaf ornament. (Gray AS: Edwardian architecture: a biographical dictionary: London: 1985-: 382).





Listing NGR: TQ3038504387

Selected Sources

  1. Book  Reference - Author: Gray, A S - Title: Edwardian Architecture A Biographical Dictionary - Date: 1985 - Page References: 382

National Grid Reference: TQ 30385 04387

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