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The Bank

A Grade II Listed Building in King's Lynn, Norfolk

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Latitude: 52.7531 / 52°45'11"N

Longitude: 0.393 / 0°23'34"E

OS Eastings: 561598

OS Northings: 319964

OS Grid: TF615199

Mapcode National: GBR N3Q.B6K

Mapcode Global: WHJP7.02F6

Entry Name: The Bank

Listing Date: 1 December 1951

Last Amended: 26 July 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1290849

English Heritage Legacy ID: 384185

Location: King's Lynn and West Norfolk, Norfolk, PE30

County: Norfolk

Electoral Ward/Division: St Margarets with St Nicholas

Built-Up Area: King's Lynn

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

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Listing Text


610-1/9/114 (South side)
01/12/51 The Bank
(Formerly Listed as:
Bank House)


Counting House built for and used by The Lynn Bank in 1782,
founded by Richard Bartlett, Joseph Gurney, Joseph Taylor and
John Birkbeck. Brick. Roof not visible. One storey. Entrance
in east gable: pedimented with double-leaf panelled doors
beneath a 7-vaned fanlight under a segmental arch. Etiolated
Ionic pilasters to doorcase. To left is a plain recessed bay
containing one sash window with glazing bars. North elevation
consists of a short blind wall right and left, that to west
now pierced by a late C19 sash. 3 rendered bays divided by
Ionic pilasters and separating 3 round-headed sash windows
with glazing bars. Dentil cornice.

Listing NGR: TF6159819964

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

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