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National Westminster Bank Ltd

A Grade II* Listed Building in Bargate, City of Southampton

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Latitude: 50.8996 / 50°53'58"N

Longitude: -1.4041 / 1°24'14"W

OS Eastings: 442000

OS Northings: 111297

OS Grid: SU420112

Mapcode National: GBR RQQ.R4

Mapcode Global: FRA 76YQ.NS4

Entry Name: National Westminster Bank Ltd

Location: Southampton, SO14

County: City of Southampton

Locality: Bargate

Traditional County: Hampshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hampshire

Listing Date: 14 February 1969

Last Amended: 8 October 1981

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

English Heritage Legacy ID: 135843

Source ID: 1092016

Listing Text

5239 (west side)

No 129
(National Westminster
Bank Ltd)
(formerly listed as
No 129 (premises
occupied by
National Provincial
SU 4111 3/147
SU 4211 4/147 14.2.69


1867 by John Gibson in an Italionate style. Narrow main frontage to High
Street of 3 bays. Long return elevation of 7 bays to St Michael's Street.
Faced in varied stonework with brown to white tints. Two storeys attics and
basement. Roof concealed behind raised parapet with circular of fretwork
and central dormer with curved pediment over. Bracketted cornice and frieze.
End rusticated quoins. Sashes to first floor with moulded architraves and
elaborate panels beneath. Ground floor windows are round-headed with keystones.
Round-headed recessed entrance to frontage flanked by engaged Ionic columns
supporting entablature hood on scroll brackets with large sculptured coat
of arms above incorporating statuary of female figures, lions and swags.
The interior has an entrance foyer with round-arched coffered ceiling and
massive composite columns.

Listing NGR: SU4200611268

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

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