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Barclays Bank

A Grade II Listed Building in Central, Bournemouth

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Latitude: 50.7208 / 50°43'14"N

Longitude: -1.877 / 1°52'37"W

OS Eastings: 408776

OS Northings: 91251

OS Grid: SZ087912

Mapcode National: GBR X7F.YK

Mapcode Global: FRA 67Y5.QJM

Entry Name: Barclays Bank

Listing Date: 1 August 1974

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1153339

English Heritage Legacy ID: 101801

Location: Bournemouth, BH1

County: Bournemouth

Electoral Ward/Division: Central

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Bournemouth

Traditional County: Hampshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Bournemouth Town Centre

Church of England Diocese: Winchester

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Listing Text

5l86 (North Side)
No 49
(Barclays Bank)
SZ 0891 13/131 1.8.74.


Formerly Martin's Bank, circa 1860-70. 4 storey Italianate, with splayed corner
to Albert Road answering that of Lloyds Bank. Ground floor Portland stone, Ionic
columns with block rustication supporting entablature (2 rows of dentils to cornice).
Main entrance on corner has similar Ionic columns supporting open scrolly pediment
(ornate arabesque carving ) on console brackets. Good subsidiary entrance in
Albert Road with intricately rusticated surround and god's head on keystone.
Upper floors colour-washed brick with stucco dressings: 3 windows on each front,
1st floor with triangular pediments. Rusticated pilasters at corners. Cornices
over 2nd and 3rd floors, panelled flat parapet on top.

Nos 45 and 47 (Lloyds Bank) and No 49 (Barclays Bank) form a group.

Listing NGR: SZ0877691251

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

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