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National Westminster Bank

A Grade II Listed Building in Great Yarmouth, Norfolk

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.6068 / 52°36'24"N

Longitude: 1.7247 / 1°43'28"E

OS Eastings: 652286

OS Northings: 307515

OS Grid: TG522075

Mapcode National: GBR YQY.JV5

Mapcode Global: WHNVZ.GQHY

Entry Name: National Westminster Bank

Listing Date: 26 June 1990

Last Amended: 26 February 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1246967

English Heritage Legacy ID: 468481

Location: Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, NR30

County: Norfolk

District: Great Yarmouth

Town: Great Yarmouth

Electoral Ward/Division: Central and Northgate

Built-Up Area: Great Yarmouth

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Great Yarmouth

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text


GREAT YARMOUTH

TG5207NW HALL QUAY
839-1/12/47 (North East side)
26/06/90 No.23
National Westminster Bank
(Formerly Listed as:
HALL PLAIN
No.23
National Westminster Bank)

GV II

Bank. 1904-6. By AS Hewitt. Brick with a stone facade. Slate
roof. Edwardian Baroque style. The banking hall is of one tall
storey with a 2-storey facade added for effect, at the first
floor only one room deep. One wide window range. The facade
has a narrow entrance bay set to the right of a window bay,
both defined by rusticated quoins. The window is a Venetian
window on granite Ionic columns, with a rusticated arch and
garlanded cartouches right and left. The door bay has a
polished granite entrance with a fanlight set between a pair
of rusticated Doric columns rising to a swan-necked pediment.
Over this is a circular window set inside a garlanded
cartouche. At the second floor is a balustrade. Wide and
narrow bays continue, separated by paired Ionic columns rising
to block entablatures. 3 rusticated windows to left bay and
one to right bay. Over left bay is a set-back segmental
pediment with heavy dentilations. Crenellated pediment. The
banking hall returns have 2 round-headed sashes.
INTERIOR: banking hall with marble Ionic pilasters supporting
a decorative coffered ceiling with plaster devices.
(Eaton D: Information from Norfolk Museums Service Archives).

Listing NGR: TG5228607515

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

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