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Description: The Midland Bank
Date Listed: 28 April 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 110699
OS Grid Reference: NZ2889514645
OS Grid Coordinates: 428895, 514645
Latitude/Longitude: 54.5263, -1.5550
1. (North Side)
Nos 1 and 2
(The Midland Bank)
(Formerly listed under
NZ 2814 NE 7/19 28.4.52.
Including No 1 Northgate. Early C20 commercial building in modified baroque style.
Main front on Bondgate of 2 and a half storeys, 4 windows. A basement develops
around the curved corner into Northgate. Limestone ashlar. Fairly low pitched
slated roof with moulded eaves cornice. Main entablature at 2nd floor level broken
forward over projecting 2nd and 4th bays and resting on engaged Corinthian columns
in set back 3rd and canted corner bays. Banded rusticated basement. Windows in
moulded architraves: 1st floor with ears, feet and keystones; 2nd and ground floors
with raised centres, the latter also having cornices and pediments. One bay only
on Northgate, similar to outer Bondgate bay.
Listing NGR: NZ2889514645
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Source: English Heritage
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