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National Westminster Bank

A Grade II Listed Building in St Ives, Cambridgeshire

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Latitude: 52.3238 / 52°19'25"N

Longitude: -0.0735 / 0°4'24"W

OS Eastings: 531390

OS Northings: 271264

OS Grid: TL313712

Mapcode National: GBR K4C.686

Mapcode Global: VHGLY.NVZH

Entry Name: National Westminster Bank

Listing Date: 4 September 1991

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1161769

English Heritage Legacy ID: 53483

Location: St. Ives, Huntingdonshire, Cambridgeshire, PE27

County: Cambridgeshire

District: Huntingdonshire

Civil Parish: Saint Ives

Built-Up Area: St Ives

Traditional County: Huntingdonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire

Church of England Parish: St Ives All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Ely

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Listing Text

The following Building shall be added:-

TL 37 SW
602-0/1/150 No 2 (National
Westminster Bank)


Bank. 1910-12 by Cheston and Perkins for the London County and
Westminster Bank; Saint and Son builder. English bond red brick.
Gable-ended roof concealed behind rendered parapet. Brick stacks at
gable ends with moulded stone caps. Plan: ground floor banking hall
with entrance on right and doorway on left to clerk's residence above.
Queen Anne-Neo Georgian style. 3 storeys. 4-bay front with moulded brick
banks and moulded brick dentil cornice with rendered fascia to parapet
above. Rusticated brick base, rubbed brick window arches and moulded
stone cills. First and second floor 12-pane sashes with original
louvred shutters, the first floor taller. 3 large 18-pane ground floor
sashes (bottom 3 panes now one). Doorway to right and left, the right
hand is main entrance with large semi-circular coved canopy on console
brackets and panelled pilasters; fielded panel double doors and
rectangular overlight. Narrow left hand doorway (to resident clerk's
accommodation above) with rubbed brick round arch above entablature
which cuts across base of arch and over moulded 6-fielded panel door.
Interior not inspected.

Note: Built as the London Country and Westminster Bank in 1910 when the
London and Westminster. Bank took over the London and Country Bank which
opened in St Ives in 1844.

Listing NGR: TL3145171233

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

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