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National Westminster Bank, Leicester

Description: National Westminster Bank

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 March 1975
English Heritage Building ID: 188645

OS Grid Reference: SK5885704405
OS Grid Coordinates: 458857, 304405
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6342, -1.1318

Location: 4 Horsefair Street, Leicester LE1 5BN

Locality: Leicester
County: Leicester
Country: England
Postcode: LE1 5BN

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Listing Text

(South West Side)
SK 5804 SE 3/242 Nos 1 and 3
Including 2 Horsefair Street (National Westminster Bank).
1870. Architect Millican. Italianate style. Yellow brick with stone
dressings. Three storeys. Corner site. Granby Street elevation six
windows, Horsefair Street eight windows. Ground floor tall windows in
moulded architraves with sill aprons with cornice on large console brackets.
First floor moulded architraves and sill band. Over first floor large
modillion cornice. Round arch second floor windows with keyblocks and
continuous impost mould. Balustraded parapet with urns at corners. Chamfered
quoins. Curved corner : ground and first floors rusticated and entrance
with rectangular fanlight and very large console brackets supporting cornice
with shallow balustered balcony to first floor three-light window. Large
modern shop at ground floor right of Horsefair Street elevation.

Listing NGR: SK5885704405

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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