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Latitude: 54.9648 / 54°57'53"N
Longitude: -1.6027 / 1°36'9"W
OS Eastings: 425537
OS Northings: 563427
OS Grid: NZ255634
Mapcode National: GBR SQV.GK
Mapcode Global: WHC3R.CG2R
Entry Name: Municipal Buildings
Listing Date: 13 January 1983
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1248570
English Heritage Legacy ID: 430250
Location: Gateshead, NE8
Electoral Ward/Division: Bridges
Built-Up Area: Gateshead
Traditional County: Durham
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Tyne and Wear
Church of England Parish: Gateshead Team Ministry
Church of England Diocese: Durham
1. SWINBURNE STREET
NZ 2563 5/111
Formerly the National Provincial Bank. 1871 possibly by Johb Gibson (architect to
National Provincial Bank). Ashlar in Quasi-classical style. Two storeys, five
bays on Swinburne Street. Three on left (East) return. Rusticated pilasters
support entablature, with heavy modillion cornice and frieze inscribed: NATIONAL
PROVINCIAL BANK OF ENGLAND, ESTABLISHED AD 1733. Unusual pierced parapet above.
Flat arched paired upper windows, round arched ground floor windows with architraves,
key and impost blocks, all with bracketed cills. Two doorways in similar openings.
Included as part of group of municipal buildings in Swinburne Street - West Street.
Listing NGR: NZ2553763427
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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