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Royal Bank Of Scotland, 20 High Street, Nairn

A Category B Listed Building in Nairn, Highland

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Latitude: 57.5844 / 57°35'3"N

Longitude: -3.8698 / 3°52'11"W

OS Eastings: 288306

OS Northings: 856468

OS Grid: NH883564

Mapcode National: GBR J8TP.23W

Mapcode Global: WH4G2.JMGL

Plus Code: 9C9RH4MJ+Q3

Entry Name: Royal Bank Of Scotland, 20 High Street, Nairn

Listing Name: High Street, Royal Bank of Scotland (Formerly the National Bank of Scotland)

Listing Date: 12 March 1981

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 383785

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB38425

Building Class: Cultural

ID on this website: 200383785

Location: Nairn

County: Highland

Town: Nairn

Electoral Ward: Nairn and Cawdor

Traditional County: Nairnshire

Tagged with: Bank building

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Earlier 19th century; Classical 2 storeys, 3 bays, with 2 storey and attic, 2 bay wing recessed on north gable; double pile. Polished ashlar facade to main block; coursed dressed rubble gables and extension, ashlar dressings. Giant outer pilasters supporting dies; central door in simple advanced, corniced doorpiece; all windows with architraves and apron panels, lugged to ground in original block. Band course between ground and 1st floor. Modillioned cornice; broad shallow block pediment. Panelled and corniced end stacks, slate roof. Circa 1865 addition with corniced doorpiece architraved windows and 1 raised wallhead pedimented dormer.

Shallow piended slate roof.

Statement of Interest

Bank existed before 1842. 1870 OS shows wing.

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