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National Westminster Bank

A Grade II Listed Building in Barnard Castle, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.5433 / 54°32'35"N

Longitude: -1.924 / 1°55'26"W

OS Eastings: 405014

OS Northings: 516449

OS Grid: NZ050164

Mapcode National: GBR HH0X.84

Mapcode Global: WHB4L.F21C

Plus Code: 9C6WG3VG+89

Entry Name: National Westminster Bank

Listing Date: 22 February 1973

Last Amended: 28 November 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1201321

English Heritage Legacy ID: 388747

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


770-1/6/118 (West side)
22/02/73 No.28
National Westminster Bank
(Formerly Listed as:
(West side)
National Provincial Bank)


Bank. c1890. For National Provincial Bank. Ashlar with plinth
and raised quoins; Welsh slate roof with slate hung dormers. 2
storeys; 5-window range. Ground floor has central round-headed
door with vermiculated rustication to stepped high voussoirs;
similar rustication to 2 round-headed renewed windows at left,
and between plinth and window sill. At right, projecting
square bay has similarly rusticated quoins and 2 pairs of
plain windows. Continuous ground floor dentilled cornice.
Projecting quoins to first floor which has 4-pane sashes in
architraves; dentilled eaves entablature with modillioned
gutter cornice. Roof has 4-pane sashes in 3 gabled dormers
with pilasters and pediments, linked by blocking course. Left
parapet pier joins adjacent parapet; right gable has stone
coping. Corniced end chimneys. INTERIOR: not inspected.

Listing NGR: NZ0501416447

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

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