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Trustee Savings Bank

A Grade II Listed Building in Kirkham, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.7823 / 53°46'56"N

Longitude: -2.8742 / 2°52'27"W

OS Eastings: 342495

OS Northings: 432132

OS Grid: SD424321

Mapcode National: GBR 8SCP.KW

Mapcode Global: WH85J.T6J7

Entry Name: Trustee Savings Bank

Listing Date: 11 June 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1362359

English Heritage Legacy ID: 183599

Location: Kirkham, Fylde, Lancashire, PR4

County: Lancashire

District: Fylde

Civil Parish: Kirkham

Built-Up Area: Kirkham

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Kirkham St Michael

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Listing Text

SD 43 SW
9/29 Trustee Savings Bank
- II

Former girls' charity school, now banking hall, 1860. Brick (in Flemish
bond) with sand-stone dressings, axial stacks and coped gables. Gothic
Revival. Single storey schoolroom to left of front door and (?)
school-mistress' house to right, with broad archway for passage to
back garden at far right. Doorway has a two-centre arch under a hoodmould
and a glazed tympanum divided into three by mullions. Central bay between
buttresses has to left of door a 7-light window with steeply pointed cusped
lights under a continuous hoodmould. Left-hand bay has a similar window of
2-lights. Mistress' house has a gable and a gabled dormer to the window
above the side arch. The gable facade has, on the ground floor, 2 lancets
with hoodmoulds, between which stands an engaged semi-octagonal pier which
carries a semi-circular stone first-floor oriel with 3 lights similar to
those in the school room. History: Built at the expense of
Thomas Langton Birley of Carr Hill for the girls' charity school, founded
in 1760 on another site.

Listing NGR: SD4249532132

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

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