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National Westminster Bank

A Grade II Listed Building in Maidstone, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.2739 / 51°16'26"N

Longitude: 0.5228 / 0°31'21"E

OS Eastings: 576065

OS Northings: 155776

OS Grid: TQ760557

Mapcode National: GBR PR7.10C

Mapcode Global: VHJMF.07QR

Entry Name: National Westminster Bank

Listing Date: 2 August 1974

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1267425

English Heritage Legacy ID: 173334

Location: Maidstone, Kent, ME14

County: Kent

District: Maidstone

Town: Maidstone

Electoral Ward/Division: High Street

Built-Up Area: Maidstone

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

HIGH STREET
1.
5278
(North-West Side)
No 3
(National Westminster Bank)
TQ 7655 NW 2/268
II GV

2.
1909. Architect W Campbell Jones. The style is florid Edwardian Neo-Beroque.
3 storeys, the ground floor rusticated Portland stone. Slate roof with stone
balustraded parapet. Central curved open pediment with round window. Elaborate
cornice with brackets. 10 engaged columns through 2nd and 3rd floors (8 coupled)
with modified Ionic capitals. 3 windows in all. The 3 centre windows are
3 light sashes. Swag moulding between the windows of the 1st and 2nd floors.
The ground flow has 5 round-headed arches, 1 forming the door, another a passage
and the rest shopfronts.

Nos 1, 3 & 5 to 9 (consec) form a group


Listing NGR: TQ7606755776

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

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