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The Midland Bank

A Grade II Listed Building in Park East, Darlington

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Latitude: 54.5263 / 54°31'34"N

Longitude: -1.555 / 1°33'18"W

OS Eastings: 428895

OS Northings: 514645

OS Grid: NZ288146

Mapcode National: GBR KJL3.47

Mapcode Global: WHC5X.2HSF

Entry Name: The Midland Bank

Listing Date: 28 April 1952

Last Amended: 6 September 1977

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1121252

English Heritage Legacy ID: 110699

Location: Darlington, DL3

County: Darlington

Electoral Ward/Division: Park East

Built-Up Area: Darlington

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Darlington St Cuthbert

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text

1. (North Side)
Nos 1 and 2
(The Midland Bank)
(Formerly listed under
NZ 2814 NE 7/19 28.4.52.


Including No 1 Northgate. Early C20 commercial building in modified baroque style.
Main front on Bondgate of 2 and a half storeys, 4 windows. A basement develops
around the curved corner into Northgate. Limestone ashlar. Fairly low pitched
slated roof with moulded eaves cornice. Main entablature at 2nd floor level broken
forward over projecting 2nd and 4th bays and resting on engaged Corinthian columns
in set back 3rd and canted corner bays. Banded rusticated basement. Windows in
moulded architraves: 1st floor with ears, feet and keystones; 2nd and ground floors
with raised centres, the latter also having cornices and pediments. One bay only
on Northgate, similar to outer Bondgate bay.

Listing NGR: NZ2889514645

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

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