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Lloyds Bank

A Grade II Listed Building in Liskeard, Cornwall

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.4548 / 50°27'17"N

Longitude: -4.4654 / 4°27'55"W

OS Eastings: 225086

OS Northings: 64571

OS Grid: SX250645

Mapcode National: GBR NF.NQTZ

Mapcode Global: FRA 17JV.J60

Entry Name: Lloyds Bank

Listing Date: 22 July 1981

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1203199

English Heritage Legacy ID: 382251

Location: Liskeard, Cornwall, PL14

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Liskeard

Built-Up Area: Liskeard

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Liskeard

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text


LISKEARD

SX2564 THE PARADE
979-1/5/169 (West side)
22/07/81 Lloyds Bank

GV II

Bank. 1867. By Henry Rice. Pink granite ashlar on white
granite ashlar plinth; asbestos slate roof with crested
pierced clay ridge tiles behind pierced parapet. Deep plan.
Italianate style.
2 storeys; nearly symmetrical 5-window 2:1 2-bay front.
Rusticated end pilasters and similar pilasters flanking
central entrance bay; panelled aprons over plinth; moulded
ground-floor sills; channelled rustications to ground floor;
plain string; frieze as fascia; moulded mid-floor string and
entablature with consoles under parapet. Ground floor has
round-arched doorway otherwise segmental-arched openings to
ground floor with plate glass and top-lights with 2
round-arched heads except for narrower doorway with panelled
door and 2-pane overlight on light. 1st floor has round-arched
windows with original 2-pane hornless sashes and hoods on
consoles. All openings with recessed architraves and
keyblocks. Inner doorway has fanlight.
INTERIOR has moulded ceiling cornices enriched with near
Corinthian capital between left-hand windows. 1st-floor
right-hand room has moulded ceiling cornice with carved band.
The most elaborate and well-preserved Victorian bank in
Liskeard.


Listing NGR: SX2508964568

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

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