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Premises Occupied by National Westminster Bank

A Grade II Listed Building in Ipswich, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.0572 / 52°3'25"N

Longitude: 1.1524 / 1°9'8"E

OS Eastings: 616212

OS Northings: 244554

OS Grid: TM162445

Mapcode National: GBR TMP.XW1

Mapcode Global: VHLBS.XKKB

Entry Name: Premises Occupied by National Westminster Bank

Listing Date: 4 August 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1037691

English Heritage Legacy ID: 275549

Location: Ipswich, Suffolk, IP1

County: Suffolk

District: Ipswich

Town: Ipswich

Electoral Ward/Division: Alexandra

Built-Up Area: Ipswich

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Ipswich St Mary at the Elms

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text


Premises occupied by
National Westminster Bank
TM 1644 NW 1/314


A stucco fronted building built in 1901 in a free gothic style reminiscent
of the early gothic rev al. It stands on the corner of King Street and
Princes Street with a high panelled parapet with quatrefoil panels and tall
pointed "gothic" gables to the attic dormers. 5 window range overall, with
2 storeyed 3-light oriel bay windows on the corner and at the south end,
double-hung sashes without glazing bars, in openings framed by slender "gothic"
pillars. Wide panelled bands run between the storeys with pargetted panels
above the windows. The ground storey has large 3-light mullioned and transomed
windows and a splayed corner with an ogee arch. The parapet above the corner
oriel bay is castellated with a dome surmounted by a cupola with spire and

National Westminster Bank forms a group with the Swan Inn and the
Corn Exchange, King Street.

Listing NGR: TM1621244554

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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