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Midland Bank

A Grade II* Listed Building in St James's, Westminster

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5087 / 51°30'31"N

Longitude: -0.1373 / 0°8'14"W

OS Eastings: 529367

OS Northings: 180512

OS Grid: TQ293805

Mapcode National: GBR FF.BB

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.KBSR

Entry Name: Midland Bank

Listing Date: 5 February 1970

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1226603

English Heritage Legacy ID: 423866

Location: Westminster, London, W1J

County: Westminster

Electoral Ward/Division: St James's

Built-Up Area: City of Westminster

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St James Piccadilly

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text

TQ 2980 NW CITY OF WESTMINSTER PICCADILLY Wl
70/82 (south side)
5.2.70 No 196 (Midland Bank)
GV II*
Midland bank branch office on corner of St. James's Churchyard.
1922-23 by Sir Edwin Lutyens. Witty Wrenaissance-English Baroque
design for relatively small building. Red brick and lavish stone
dressings, slate roof, on square plan. 2 storeys. 3 windows wide.
Semicircular arched and rusticated stone entrance, with mezzanine,
to left,balanced to right by similar archway enclosing niche.
Architraved flush framed glazing bar sash window between. Stone
entablature over ground floor. 1st floor, with glazing bar sash
windows, has richly carved stone festoons. Stone cornice set
below eaves of pyramidal slate roof finished off by ball and vane.
Similar details to east return to churchyard.
Survey of London; vol XXIX


Listing NGR: TQ2936780512

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

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