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Description: Lloyd's Bank
Date Listed: 10 March 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 110278
OS Grid Reference: NZ2734842517
OS Grid Coordinates: 427348, 542517
Latitude/Longitude: 54.7768, -1.5764
DURHAM AND FRAMWELLGATE MARKET PLACE
NZ 2742 NW (West side)
9/226 Nos. 19 and 20
Bank. Circa 1900. Sandstone ashlar with dark red granite plinth; graduated
Lakeland slate roof with red ridge tiles. Baroque style. 3 storeys, 6 bays.
Ground floor has channelled rustication; round-headed openings with hollow-
chamfered reveals, the channelling forming voussoirs, over panelled double door
with fanlight at right and round-headed windows with 2 slender wood pilasters
to margin lights supporting inner arched glazing bars in top light; second
window altered to contain cash dispenser. Long keys with fruit and ribbon
carving, support ground-floor cornice. Upper floors have giant attached
Corinthian columns, with garlands from necking, defining central recessed 4 bays;
outer bays have central rusticated panels. Upper windows all sashes with
glazing bars in architraves; those in central bays have high double keys,
pulvinated friezes and open pediments on first floor, outer bays of first floor
have high keys; second-floor entablature has modillioned cornice. Blocking
course. Tall left end corniced ashlar chimney.
Listing NGR: NZ2734842517
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Source: English Heritage
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