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Lloyd's Bank and Attached Walls and Gates

A Grade II Listed Building in Millfield, Sunderland

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.9065 / 54°54'23"N

Longitude: -1.382 / 1°22'55"W

OS Eastings: 439722

OS Northings: 557041

OS Grid: NZ397570

Mapcode National: GBR VCP.7X

Mapcode Global: WHD55.RX3Z

Entry Name: Lloyd's Bank and Attached Walls and Gates

Listing Date: 10 November 1978

Last Amended: 17 October 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1207080

English Heritage Legacy ID: 391450

Location: Sunderland, SR1

County: Sunderland

Electoral Ward/Division: Millfield

Built-Up Area: Sunderland

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Tyne and Wear

Church of England Parish: Millfield St Mark

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text


SUNDERLAND

NZ3957SE FAWCETT STREET
920-1/18/73 (West side)
10/11/78 No.54
Lloyd's Bank and attached walls and
gates
(Formerly Listed as:
FAWCETT STREET
(West side)
No.54
Lloyd's Bank)

GV II

Bank, now Lloyd's, with dwarf walls and gates attached. 1890.
For Lambton's Bank. Ashlar with pink granite plinth and
columns and slate roof; cast-iron gates. Palazzo style. 3
storeys, 5x3:2 windows. Rusticated ground floor has high
plinths to Tuscan porches of outer bays linked by balustrades
in second and third bays of Fawcett Street elevation and
interrupted by opening to area in third bay; pediments over
pulvinated friezes of panelled doors. 3 central round-headed
windows between attached columns have renewed glazing. Ground
floor entablature projects over porches and supports recessed
first-floor windows with Ionic pilasters and dentilled
pediments. Sill string to second-floor casements with Tuscan
pilasters; top dentilled entablature and blocking course.
Mansard roof has 5 dormers with round-headed lights under
scrolled pediments. Left return has 3 bays in similar style to
front; first bay at left projects under mansard roof;
tripartite windows in lower central section.
(Corfe T: The Buildings of Sunderland 1814-1914.: Newcastle
upon Tyne: 1983-: 21).


Listing NGR: NZ3972257040

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