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National Westminster Bank

A Grade II Listed Building in Kirkby Lonsdale, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.2027 / 54°12'9"N

Longitude: -2.5969 / 2°35'48"W

OS Eastings: 361159

OS Northings: 478714

OS Grid: SD611787

Mapcode National: GBR BM9V.K6

Mapcode Global: WH94P.2MNH

Plus Code: 9C6V6C33+36

Entry Name: National Westminster Bank

Listing Date: 12 February 1962

Last Amended: 22 March 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1145795

English Heritage Legacy ID: 75196

Location: Kirkby Lonsdale, South Lakeland, Cumbria, LA6

County: Cumbria

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

5166 (east side)
No 55 National Westminster
Bank. (Formerly listed as
No 55 (District Bank) and
Bank House)
SD 6178 NW 5/83 12.2.62

Mid C19. Two storeys and attic. Classical. Ashlar. Slate roof. Seven bay facade
with pedimented break forward in fourth and fifth bays. Four chimneys with setbacks.
Banded restication to ground floor. Plinth, first floor sill band, entablature and
blocking course. Sunk plain surrounds to ground floor windows with deeper sunk
panels under. First floor windows have single roll on arris. All windows sashed
with all glazing bars except left hand side ground floor, sashed, and bays four to
seven, modern fixed. Doorways in third bay and in centre of break with cornices on
elaborate consoles. Four panel doors. Rectangular fanlights. Hipped stone dormer
with slate hung cheeks.
Interior. In vestibule and banking hall mahogany doorcases with cornices on consoles.
Panelled counter with fluted Doric pilasters. Staircase with semicircular end. Stair
with stone treads and foliated cast iron balusters. On first floor large room with
panelled window reveals down to floor.

Listing NGR: SD6115978714

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

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