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Latitude: 51.4436 / 51°26'36"N
Longitude: -2.5939 / 2°35'38"W
OS Eastings: 358819
OS Northings: 171788
OS Grid: ST588717
Mapcode National: GBR C8P.9C
Mapcode Global: VH88N.0Z17
Plus Code: 9C3VCCV4+CC
Entry Name: National Westminster Bank and Attached Front Railings
Listing Date: 19 March 1975
Last Amended: 30 December 1994
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1281405
English Heritage Legacy ID: 378934
Location: Bristol, BS3
County: City of Bristol
Electoral Ward/Division: Southville
Built-Up Area: Bristol
Traditional County: Somerset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Bristol
Church of England Parish: St Mary Redcliffe with Temple, Bristol and St John the Baptist, Bedminster
Church of England Diocese: Bristol
ST315871 BEDMINSTER PARADE, Bedminster
901-1/45/366 (East side)
National Westminster Bank and
attached front railings
(Formerly Listed as:
National Westminster Bank)
Bank. c1905. Possibly by Drake and Pizey. Portland ashlar,
ridge stacks, roof not visible. Open plan banking hall.
Edwardian Baroque style. 1 storey and attic; 3-window range. A
symmetrical front is divided into 3 sections by paired
Composite columns to a deep entablature and modillion cornice,
full attic storey with a cornice, parapet with balustrades
over the windows, pairs of flaming urns above the dies, and 2
ridge stacks with wide cornices. 3 keyed semicircular arches
linked by an impost band, with a bolection-moulded doorway
with a cartouche with festoon above; flanking arched windows
with glazing bars. Almost square first-floor windows with
moulded architraves and 2-light casements, separated by
matching moulded panels. INTERIOR: banking hall divided by
Tuscan columns on pedestals to entablature beams with dentil
cornices between pilasters; central domed light, decorative
plaster and shouldered Mannerist doorcases. SUBSIDIARY
FEATURES: attached bowed cast-iron railings along the plinth
between the columns.
(Gomme A: Street Index of Buildings of Architectural or
Historic Interest: 7).
Listing NGR: ST5881971788
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