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Former Lloyds Bank

A Grade II Listed Building in Smethwick, Sandwell

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.4867 / 52°29'12"N

Longitude: -1.9608 / 1°57'39"W

OS Eastings: 402755

OS Northings: 287646

OS Grid: SP027876

Mapcode National: GBR 5K6.XG

Mapcode Global: VH9YV.YRRJ

Plus Code: 9C4WF2PQ+MM

Entry Name: Former Lloyds Bank

Listing Date: 13 June 2000

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1380353

English Heritage Legacy ID: 480404

Location: Sandwell, B66

County: Sandwell

Electoral Ward/Division: Soho and Victoria

Built-Up Area: Smethwick

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Midlands

Church of England Parish: Smethwick

Church of England Diocese: Birmingham

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Description

SP 08 NW SMETHWICK CAPE HILL

1868/9/10023 Former Lloyds Bank

II


Bank. 1907. White terracotta and red brick. Slate roof. Terracotta and brick axial stacks with small pilasters and cornices.
PLAN: Occupying corner site with entrance to banking hall on the east corner.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys. 1:2:2:1 bay north front. Polished black stone plinth and rusticated ground floor with slightly advanced end bays with round arch windows and large segmental arch windows at centre; entablature with modillion cornice at first floor level; first floor has paired Ionic half-columns at centre and advanced end bays with open semi-circular pediments, the left containing cartouche with bee-hive. The east corner is splayed, the centre breaks forward with paired Ionic engaged columns to entrance with oval occulus over, 2-light window above with segmental open pediment above containing bee-hive. Over the corner a tower with Ionic pilasters and small terracotta dome with finial. The south side is asymmetrical and built of red brick with white terracotta dressings in an Italianate style with pedimental gables, an oriel and a portico with a round arch and segmental hood on consoles.
INTERIOR: Banking hall has moulded ceiling cornice with modillions; furnishings removed.


Listing NGR: SP0275587646

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