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Former Trustee Savings Bank

A Grade II Listed Building in Kirkby Lonsdale, Cumbria

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.2019 / 54°12'6"N

Longitude: -2.5961 / 2°35'45"W

OS Eastings: 361212

OS Northings: 478625

OS Grid: SD612786

Mapcode National: GBR BM9V.RH

Mapcode Global: WH94P.3N13

Entry Name: Former Trustee Savings Bank

Listing Date: 12 February 1962

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1145757

English Heritage Legacy ID: 75206

Location: Kirkby Lonsdale, South Lakeland, Cumbria, LA6

County: Cumbria

District: South Lakeland

Civil Parish: Kirkby Lonsdale

Built-Up Area: Kirkby Lonsdale

Traditional County: Westmorland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Kirkby Lonsdale Team Ministry

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

This List entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 28/03/2017


SD 6178 NW,
5/92

MARKET SQUARE (east side),
No. 9 (Former Trustee Savings Bank)

(Formerly listed as: No 6 (Trustee Savings Bank))

12.02.62

GV

II

1847 by Thompson and Webster of Kendal. Two storeys. Ashlar, rusticated ground
floor. Slate hipped roof. Three chimneys. String, frieze, and eaves cornice.
Three-bay symmetrical facade to Market Square. Central bay breaks forward slightly
carrying open pediment and stone bellcote. Second floor framed by coupled Doric
pilasters, repeated on the return. Windows with architraves, sashed with all glazing
bars. Central window first floor of two round headed lights sunk within round headed
frame with single roll on arris. Ground-floor windows have cornices on moulded consoles. Front doorway with architraves is protected by enclosed porch. Porch is
enriched with coupled Doric pilasters which support an entablature with a continuous
moulding of guttae, above which stands the contemporary relief inscription "SAVINGS
BANK. Front porch pierced by round arch with roll moulding, keystone carved as
console, paterae in spandrels. Sides of porch treated similarly. Above cornice
coupled dies enclose cast iron balcony. Bellcote has round headed opening and consoled open pediment. The sides and back of the building are of rough coursed stone
and rubble. They continue the eaves cornice with central open pediment. The back
has round headed staircase window sashed with all glazing bars. Two stone piers of
former forecourt walls survive but wall itself altered.


Listing NGR: SD6121278625

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

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