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National Westminster Bank

A Grade II Listed Building in Minehead, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.206 / 51°12'21"N

Longitude: -3.4782 / 3°28'41"W

OS Eastings: 296830

OS Northings: 146238

OS Grid: SS968462

Mapcode National: GBR LJ.48N8

Mapcode Global: VH5JY.NYKC

Entry Name: National Westminster Bank

Listing Date: 28 October 1976

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1207006

English Heritage Legacy ID: 391247

Location: Minehead, Somerset West and Taunton, Somerset, TA24

County: Somerset

District: West Somerset

Civil Parish: Minehead

Built-Up Area: Minehead

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


MINEHEAD

SS9646 THE PARADE
900-1/3/88 (North side)
28/10/76 No.9
National Westminster Bank

GV II

Shown on OS map as No.11.
Bank. c1910 for National Provincial Bank. Ashlar with later
brick rear extension, roof unseen, stone stack to right
return. Rectangular plan on corner site with lower rear
extension in Market House Lane. Edwardian Baroque style.
2 storeys; 7-window range, 5 windows to the front, that to the
right on a curved corner, 2 windows to the right return. A
curved balustraded parapet to the front and right return is
over a dentiled cornice. The central 3 bays to the front and
the 2 to the right return are stepped forward and articulated
by Ionic Columns in antis to the first floor, moulded
architraves with keystones dying into alternate triangular and
segmental-arched pediments to 6/6-pane sash windows. The
ground floor, with banded rustication, has C20 glazing to
segmental-arched windows with moulded keystones, decorated
with lion's heads. The porch, with blocked columns supporting
an open segmental-arched pediment, has an oculus in the
tympanum.
INTERIOR not inspected.


Listing NGR: SS9683046238

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

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