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Barclay's Bank

A Grade II Listed Building in King's Lynn, Norfolk

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Latitude: 52.7561 / 52°45'21"N

Longitude: 0.3935 / 0°23'36"E

OS Eastings: 561623

OS Northings: 320297

OS Grid: TF616202

Mapcode National: GBR N3Q.B8T

Mapcode Global: WHJP1.0ZPH

Entry Name: Barclay's Bank

Listing Date: 1 December 1951

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1195815

English Heritage Legacy ID: 384347

Location: King's Lynn and West Norfolk, Norfolk, PE30

County: Norfolk

District: King's Lynn and West Norfolk

Town: King's Lynn and West Norfolk

Electoral Ward/Division: St Margarets with St Nicholas

Built-Up Area: King's Lynn

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

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Listing Text


610-1/7/270 (West side)
01/12/51 No.21
Barclay's Bank


House. 1768. Became offices of the Lynn Bank 1869, amalgamated
1896 with others to form Barclay's Bank. Entire facade and
south return rebuilt 1957, interior remodelled extensively
c1984. Brick, roof to rear of slate. 3-storey facade in 9
bays, centre 3 broken forward under a pediment. 3 re-used
engaged columns flank central door and windows. Fenestration
of sashes. INTERIOR. Retains three chimneypieces. Top floor
south-east room and that to room immediately below are late
C18: delicate Adamesque swags and urn motifs. First-floor
central hall with a Kentian style chimneypiece: bulbous
scrolled jambs supporting gadrooned cornice above a frieze
with high relief carvings of 2 birds and abundant vegetation.

Listing NGR: TF6162320297

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

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