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The National Westminster Bank

A Grade II Listed Building in Park East, Darlington

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Latitude: 54.5252 / 54°31'30"N

Longitude: -1.5557 / 1°33'20"W

OS Eastings: 428856

OS Northings: 514524

OS Grid: NZ288145

Mapcode National: GBR KJL3.0M

Mapcode Global: WHC5X.2JH8

Entry Name: The National Westminster Bank

Listing Date: 6 September 1977

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1121270

English Heritage Legacy ID: 110644

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

5195 No 25
(The National
Westminster Bank)
NZ 2814 NE 7/324


Dignified classical Victorian commercial building. Three-storey, 3-window ponderous
ashlar facade with raised quoins and cill strings, that on 2nd floor dentilled
and with brackets below cills. Top entablature has guilloche moulded frieze, modillioned
and dentilled cornice. Windows in moulded architraves, 2nd floor with ears and
keystones, 1st floor with enriched cornices. Rusticated ground floor forms voussoirs
to round arched openings, with masks of kings on keystones, all in round arched
recesses. Six-panel door has respond pilasters, frieze and dentilled cornice head
below fanlight.

Listing NGR: NZ2885614524

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

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