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6, the Bank

A Grade II Listed Building in Barnard Castle, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.542 / 54°32'31"N

Longitude: -1.9236 / 1°55'24"W

OS Eastings: 405041

OS Northings: 516303

OS Grid: NZ050163

Mapcode National: GBR HH0X.BL

Mapcode Global: WHB4L.F37D

Entry Name: 6, the Bank

Listing Date: 22 February 1973

Last Amended: 28 November 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1201305

English Heritage Legacy ID: 388807

Location: Barnard Castle, County Durham, DL12

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Barnard Castle

Built-Up Area: Barnard Castle

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Barnard Castle with Whorlton

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text


770-1/6/178 (East side)
22/02/73 No.6
(Formerly Listed as:
(East side)
Nos.6-10, 10A AND 12 (Even))


House, later 2 shops and flat with ground floor shop on The
Bank and second shop on left return to Newgate. Late C18 with
early C19 shop. Coursed squared hammer-dressed stone with
quoins and painted tooled ashlar dressings; roof of stone
slates with stone ridge and brick chimneys. 3 storeys;
1-window range, with 2-storey, 3-window, range to Newgate.
Elevation to The Bank has moulded plinth and ashlar
stall-riser to full-width projecting shop front: foliage
capitals on slender angle pilasters, and wood mullions and
transoms to 4-light window under entablature. Painted stone
surrounds to plain sashes above. Roof hipped at left, gabled
at right with stone coping resting on moulded kneeler. Ridge
chimneys at right and on rear range. Left return to Newgate
(formerly to a lane but now revealed by demolition of corner
house): steps up to shop front at right with central door
recessed between plate-glass windows in slender pilasters and
entablature, with corner paterae. Blocked window to left, and
step up to inserted door to left of that. Plain surrounds to 3
first-floor sashes. INTERIOR: not inspected.

Listing NGR: NZ0504216302

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

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