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Lloyds Bank

A Grade II Listed Building in Burford, Oxfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8077 / 51°48'27"N

Longitude: -1.6378 / 1°38'16"W

OS Eastings: 425065

OS Northings: 212180

OS Grid: SP250121

Mapcode National: GBR 5SW.LR8

Mapcode Global: VHBZS.KTHL

Entry Name: Lloyds Bank

Listing Date: 1 March 1990

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1225249

English Heritage Legacy ID: 421465

Location: Burford, West Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX18

County: Oxfordshire

District: West Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Burford

Built-Up Area: Burford

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Burford

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

BURFORD AND UPTON SHEEP STREET
AND SIGNET (North side)
SP2512 (Enlargement) Lloyds Bank
7/189

GV II


Bank. Dated 1878. Freestone front on plinth, machine tile roof.
Asymmetrical elevations in Gothic vernacular style. 2 storeys and attic.
Mullion windows of 2, 3 and 4 lights with muscular stop chamfers to heads
of mullions, triangular-head lintels with relieving arches over. 2 gables
to front, the right-hand one projecting with bold 2-storey 1:3:1-light bay
capped by a stone roof with crocketed corners. Cornices over ground floor
and below 1st floor windows forming panel inscribed with Gothic lettering
"Bank County of Gloucester (Limited) Branch." Three bays to left-hand,
gable over central bay with narrow attic casements; slight 1st floor sill-
band to left; steep Venetian pointed-arch to right (near right-hand bay)
with nook shafts, foliate caps, glazed tympanum and panelled doors,
decorated outer order with cock-bead. Later matching ashlar extension to
left. Coursed rubble returns. L-plan to rear. Ashlar chimneys with
moulded capping and stepped bases. A good example of a Victorian County
Bank.


Listing NGR: SP2506512180

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

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