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Latitude: 51.6559 / 51°39'21"N
Longitude: -0.3963 / 0°23'46"W
OS Eastings: 511035
OS Northings: 196448
OS Grid: TQ110964
Mapcode National: GBR 48.6SR
Mapcode Global: VHFSM.2MVZ
Entry Name: 63 and 65 High Street
Listing Date: 17 June 1980
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1175427
English Heritage Legacy ID: 158173
Location: Watford, Hertfordshire, WD17
Electoral Ward/Division: Central
Built-Up Area: Watford
Traditional County: Hertfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire
Church of England Parish: Watford
Church of England Diocese: St.Albans
This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 08/04/2014
TQ 1196 SW 10/46
HIGH STREET (North-east side),
Nos 63 and 65
(Formerly listed as Nos 63 and 65 (Lloyd's Bank))
1889 bank building, originally Bucks and Oxon Bank. Tall 3 storey brick and terracotta elevation, now painted, with free Gothic detail. Four bay front with gable over centre 2 bays. Ground floor arcade of 4-centred arches with foliate capped pilasters and ornate moulding to 2 centre bay spandrels. Upper floors divided 1-2-1 with pilaster strips at 1st floor. String courses across. 1st floor windows with stilted concave corner heads and ornate hood moulds. 2nd floor windows with moulded flat heads. Festoon panels below. Pointed arch tympanum over centre pair with decorative carving, linked hood moulds and carved panel in spandrel between. Small lunette above. Gable coped with kneelers and finial, paired console brackets and dentil moulding. Over outer bays parapet, cornice on console brackets and large terminal console brackets. Slate roof and moulded brick end wall chimneys.
Listing NGR: TQ1103596448
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