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Savings Bank

A Grade II Listed Building in Whitehaven, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.5484 / 54°32'54"N

Longitude: -3.5886 / 3°35'19"W

OS Eastings: 297338

OS Northings: 518176

OS Grid: NX973181

Mapcode National: GBR 3HCV.W9

Mapcode Global: WH5Z1.VY90

Entry Name: Savings Bank

Listing Date: 20 July 1949

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1335988

English Heritage Legacy ID: 75998

Location: Whitehaven, Copeland, Cumbria, CA28

County: Cumbria

District: Copeland

Civil Parish: Whitehaven

Built-Up Area: Whitehaven

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Whitehaven St James

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

The asset was previously listed twice also under List entry 1086726. This entry was removed from the List on 6th May 2015.
This List entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 27/05/2015.

NX 9718 SW 6/81

(North East Side)
No 59
(Savings Bank)



Incorporates No 42 New Street which forms return side elevation. Early C19, classical. Stuccoed. 2 storeys. Lowther Street elevation has shallow Doric portico with 4 partly fluted columns, plain entablature, and cast iron balustrade. 1st floor divided by flat Doric pilasters into 3 bays, with double pilasters at outer corners. Windows with moulded architraves and cornices. Entablature and Royal Arms over centre bay. New Street return elevation has 4 1st-floor bays with attic storey to 2 left-hand bays. 2 right-hand bays have banded rustication on ground floor with string course between ground and 1st floors. Ground floor has 4 sash windows with doorway to far left. 1st floor of 2 left-hand bays has 2 sash windows with half-height attic windows above. 1st floor of 2 right-hand bays has a sash window and a blind window, both with moulded architraves and cornices above.

Listing NGR: NX 97338 18176

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