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Barclays Bank

A Grade II Listed Building in Hayle, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.184 / 50°11'2"N

Longitude: -5.4216 / 5°25'17"W

OS Eastings: 155836

OS Northings: 37151

OS Grid: SW558371

Mapcode National: GBR DXZ6.CD4

Mapcode Global: VH12M.ZM5V

Entry Name: Barclays Bank

Listing Date: 14 January 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1160015

English Heritage Legacy ID: 70200

Location: Hayle, Cornwall, TR27

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Hayle

Built-Up Area: Hayle

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: St Erth

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

HAYLE FOUNDRY SQUARE (north west side),
SW 5437-5537
10/99 Nos 22 and 23 (Barclays, now used
- as bank)

Former emporium. Circa early C19. Built for the Harvey family. Stucco over a
granite ashlar plinth. Scantle slate roof, hipped at the left-hand end and adjoining No 24 q.v. on the right.
Plan: Double depth plan with 2 shop fronts flanking a former wide entrance at
the front with a 1-room wide wing adjoining on the left. Plan of main part remodelled as bank in the C20. Classical style.
Exterior: 2 storeys. Overall 4-bay east rood front. Symmetrical 1:1:1 bay
front on the right with 1:1:1 bayground floor flat arcade flanked by giant
Ionic pilasters and surmounted by an entablature and parapet with the bays punctuated by plinths. The central bay (originally the entrance) is narrower. The first floor is carried on squat square Doric columns and antae with entablature forming fascia. The 3 first floor windows and those of the 1
window front wing on the left are original 12-pane hornless sashes. Stucco
aprons under the first floor sills.
Interior: not inspected.
This building is part of the former Harvey's Emporium, the headquarters of
Harvey and Co., iron founders.
Sources: Hayle Town Trial by Brian Sullivan.

Listing NGR: SW5583637151

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