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National Westminster Bank

A Grade II Listed Building in Exeter, Devon

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.7228 / 50°43'22"N

Longitude: -3.5319 / 3°31'54"W

OS Eastings: 291960

OS Northings: 92581

OS Grid: SX919925

Mapcode National: GBR P0.PZM7

Mapcode Global: FRA 37H5.FTM

Entry Name: National Westminster Bank

Listing Date: 23 November 1971

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1103901

English Heritage Legacy ID: 89228

Location: Exeter, Devon, EX4

County: Devon

District: Exeter

Town: Exeter

Electoral Ward/Division: St David's

Built-Up Area: Exeter

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Central Exeter

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

HIGH STREET
1.
1092
(South-east Side)
No s 65 and 67
(National Westminster
Bank)
SX 9192 NE 2/946 23.11.71.
II GV
2.
2 separate buildings, one on the High Street, one on Cathedral yard, later joined.
High Street Early C20. Ashlar. Classical style. 3 storeys with an extra height
ground floor. The ground floor is rusticated, and has round-headed arcading with
quarter Tuscan columns inset. Above this are giant order Corinthian pilasters.
There are 5 windows to both the High Street and Broadgate, some with pedimented
heads. The entrance is on the corner and is crowned with a cupola. Deep modillion
eaves cornice. Cathedral Yard Mid C19 Italianate. Formerly the City Bank. Ashlar,
rusticated on the ground floor and the pilasters above. 5 bays, with central entrance
with paired columns and the city arms over the door. Round-headed sash windows.
Deep cornice, hipped slated roof. Balustraded wall along the bank frontage.
Nos 65 and 67 and Nos 70 to 72 (consec) form a group and also part of the
Cathedral Close Group (qv).

Listing NGR: SX9196092581

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

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