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Lloyds Bank lloyd's Bank

A Grade II Listed Building in St Matthew's, Walsall

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Latitude: 52.5844 / 52°35'3"N

Longitude: -1.9823 / 1°58'56"W

OS Eastings: 401293

OS Northings: 298510

OS Grid: SP012985

Mapcode National: GBR 2F2.5G

Mapcode Global: WHBG1.J97K

Entry Name: Lloyds Bank lloyd's Bank

Listing Date: 31 July 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1076388

English Heritage Legacy ID: 219050

Location: Walsall, WS1

County: Walsall

Electoral Ward/Division: St Matthew's

Built-Up Area: Walsall

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Midlands

Church of England Parish: Walsall St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text

SP 0198 NW
SP 0198 SW

Lloyd's Bank

Bank. C1900. Limestone ashlar with slate roof. Baroque style. Three storeys, with five bays facing Park Street, four facing The Bridge and one diagonally across the corner. Ground floor rusticated, with cornice, windows with round heads and keystones, and cartouches between bays under the cornice. Upper storeys separated by giant Corinthian pilasters. Each bay contains a recessed two-storey canted bay window with pilasters as mullions, sashes with glazing bars, a first floor cornice, and a second floor pediment. The diagonal bay is blank on the first and second floors and has a carving of a beehive. Balustrade above modillion cornice. Door- ways in third bay facing The Bridge, with round head, and in left-hand bay facing Park Street, with pediment. Shown on a photograph taken by Billy Meikle, C1910, and in an earlier photograph which shows both the bank and the predecessor of the present building, dated 1904, on the corner of Park Street and Bradford Street. (Lewis, M: Walsall in Old Picture Postcards, 1982).

Listing NGR: SP0129398510

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