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Royal Bank of Scotland

A Grade II Listed Building in Preston, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.758 / 53°45'28"N

Longitude: -2.7026 / 2°42'9"W

OS Eastings: 353775

OS Northings: 429301

OS Grid: SD537293

Mapcode National: GBR T9F.QJ

Mapcode Global: WH85M.GS8X

Plus Code: 9C5VQ75W+6X

Entry Name: Royal Bank of Scotland

Listing Date: 27 September 1979

Last Amended: 20 December 1991

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1207270

English Heritage Legacy ID: 391985

Location: City Centre, Preston, Lancashire, PR1

County: Lancashire

Electoral Ward/Division: Town Centre

Built-Up Area: Preston

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Preston St John and St George the Martyr

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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941-1/11/105 (North side)
27/09/79 No.97
Royal Bank of Scotland
(Formerly Listed as:
Williams Glyns Bank)


Bank. Late C19. Ashlar on granite plinth with hipped slate
roof behind parapet. Corner site, also facing Lune Street.
Mannerist style. 2 storeys. 5-window front range at first
floor including corner. Canted sashed bay window to corner and
centre left and right, with sash to centre. Moulded
architraves with pediments and blind balustrading beneath
sills. Further sash to far right with carved swag and
cartouche over. Ground floor has moulded round-arched openings
with keystones and brackets with moulded impost band and
channelled rustication below. Corner entrance has granite
attached columns either side. Further doorway to far right
with moulded architrave and keystone. Granite plinth; moulded
cornice between the floors and full entablature above first
floor with balustrade over. Similar front to Lune Street with
pedimented sashes to first floor. Late C20 extension to left.
INTERIOR not inspected.

Listing NGR: SD5377629307

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