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The National Westminster Bank, Darlington

Description: The National Westminster Bank

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 September 1977
English Heritage Building ID: 110644

OS Grid Reference: NZ2885614524
OS Grid Coordinates: 428856, 514524
Latitude/Longitude: 54.5252, -1.5557

Location: High Row, Darlington DL3 7QQ

Locality: Darlington
County: Darlington
Country: England
Postcode: DL3 7QQ

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Listing Text

5195 No 25
(The National
Westminster Bank)
NZ 2814 NE 7/324


Dignified classical Victorian commercial building. Three-storey, 3-window ponderous
ashlar facade with raised quoins and cill strings, that on 2nd floor dentilled
and with brackets below cills. Top entablature has guilloche moulded frieze, modillioned
and dentilled cornice. Windows in moulded architraves, 2nd floor with ears and
keystones, 1st floor with enriched cornices. Rusticated ground floor forms voussoirs
to round arched openings, with masks of kings on keystones, all in round arched
recesses. Six-panel door has respond pilasters, frieze and dentilled cornice head
below fanlight.

Listing NGR: NZ2885614524

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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