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Latitude: 51.656 / 51°39'21"N
Longitude: -0.3973 / 0°23'50"W
OS Eastings: 510962
OS Northings: 196463
OS Grid: TQ109964
Mapcode National: GBR 48.6HX
Mapcode Global: VHFSM.2M9V
Plus Code: 9C3XMJ43+C3
Entry Name: National Westminster Bank
Listing Date: 4 March 1974
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1348112
English Heritage Legacy ID: 158185
Location: Central, Watford, Hertfordshire, WD17
Electoral Ward/Division: Central
Built-Up Area: Watford
Traditional County: Hertfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire
Church of England Parish: Watford
Church of England Diocese: St.Albans
Tagged with: Bank building
5259 HIGH STREET
TQ 1096 SE 9/40 4.3.74
Circa 1830-40 stuccoed building, 2-storey with raised parapet. Slate roof. L plan.
Front range 3 bays with heavily moulded detail. Angle piers, frieze and cornice.
Parapet with corner blocks and panelled centre block. 1st floor windows in projecting
flat-headed architrave surrounds. Sill brackets. Ground floor windows with heavy
neo-Grec surrounds. Former central door in pilastered surround with entablature.
Side elevation of gable end and further 2 bay range. Pilasters and entablature
carried around with moulded pedimental feature with framed panel in gable. Stuccoed
chimney above. Two bay range has 1st floor windows identical to front range,
divided by pilasters. Ground floor paired windows in each bay, in architrave surrounds
with flat hoods on brackets, keystones and panelled aprons. In gable end door paired
with a window, similarly treated.
Listing NGR: TQ1096296463
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