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Midland Bank

A Grade II Listed Building in Peterborough, City of Peterborough

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.5723 / 52°34'20"N

Longitude: -0.2425 / 0°14'33"W

OS Eastings: 519203

OS Northings: 298613

OS Grid: TL192986

Mapcode National: GBR HZP.RJ3

Mapcode Global: WHHNK.7LSW

Entry Name: Midland Bank

Listing Date: 7 May 1973

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1126951

English Heritage Legacy ID: 49599

Location: Peterborough, PE1

County: City of Peterborough

Electoral Ward/Division: Central

Built-Up Area: Peterborough

Traditional County: Northamptonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire

Church of England Parish: Peterborough St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Listing Text

PETERBOROUGH
1.
1500
CATHEDRAL SQUARE
(South Side)
Nos I & 3 (Midland Bank )
TL 1998 NW 1/402
II
2.
Includes No 2 Bridge Street.
Dated 1902 on rainwater head. 2 storeys and attics in ashlar with slate
mansard roof with 3 gabled dormers and balustraded parapet. Cupola to
corner with plain half-columns tarter pediments, octagonal in form and with
weathervane. Heavy modillion. eaves cornice to building. 3 blank cartouches
above 3 windows glazing bars. Gibbon rustication with triple keystone. 3
windows on ground floor with round arches, keystones, modern glazing, bays marked
by half columns, bank name on entablature. Full-height pilasters to ends. No
3 in part of the bank premises but is a sympathetic modern extension. No 2 Brige
Street is part of the bank building arid is similar in elevation, with 2 windows
on the lst floor and 1 on the ground. Doomway in quoin is dated 1836, but is
probably later, round-arched, with female supports to cartouche beneath a 3-light
wmndow with half-columns and pediment. The building is included for its very
prominent position and as part of a visual group with other properties in Cathedral
Square.


Listing NGR: TL1920398613

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