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Bank Chambers th Old Bank

A Grade II Listed Building in Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.1132 / 54°6'47"N

Longitude: -3.2304 / 3°13'49"W

OS Eastings: 319661

OS Northings: 469290

OS Grid: SD196692

Mapcode National: GBR 5NWW.F9

Mapcode Global: WH72H.BWY4

Entry Name: Bank Chambers th Old Bank

Listing Date: 21 August 1975

Last Amended: 20 December 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1197893

English Heritage Legacy ID: 388451

Location: Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria, LA14

County: Cumbria

District: Barrow-in-Furness

Town: Barrow-in-Furness

Electoral Ward/Division: Central

Built-Up Area: Barrow-in-Furness

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Barrow-in-Furness St Mark

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text


708-1/12/52 (South West side)
21/08/75 Nos.101-109 (Odd)
including Bank Chambers and The Old
Bank (105-109)
(Formerly Listed as:
(South West side)
Nos.101-109 (Odd))


Shops, offices and public house with flats over. c1865. Red
brick partly stuccoed, slate roofs. 3 storeys; 2:2:2:3 bays
with angled corner bay on right and 3:2 bay right return to
Parade Street. Nos 101 & 103: later shop fronts; 1st-floor
sill band to 4-pane sashes in shouldered and eared architraves
with pulvinated friezes and cornices; 2nd floor: No.101 with
sill band to plain sashes whilst No.103 has projecting sills
to 4-pane sashes. No.105 (Bank Chambers): doorway on left of 2
tall windows, all set between rusticated ashlar piers under
frieze and cornice; upper floors as No.103 but with plain
sashes. Nos 107 & 109 (The Old Bank with flats over):
channel-rusticated stucco to ground floor, the upper floors
have plain stucco; 6-panel door on left (giving access to
flats 107A and 107B) have overlight with decorative glazing
bars; moulded sills to later casements, corner entrance;
continuous frieze and cornice enriched with egg-and-dart. 1st
floor: double sash and single sash in shouldered architraves
with dentilled cornices, no window to corner bay. 2nd floor:
projecting sills to 2 altered 4-pane sashes and two 12-pane
sashes (including corner bay). Whole range has ashlar lintel
band and eaves cornice; brick ridge stacks on the party walls.

Listing NGR: SD1966169290

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